Rudžianskas Viktoras

Viktoras Rudžianskas – poet.
He was born 25 November 1957 in Čekiškės, Kaunas district.
He finished Marijampolė Pedagogical school and Vilnius University, Kaunas Faculty of Humanities. He worked as a teacher and was an editor of “Trimitas”. From 1993 he worked at editorial office of “Ūkininko patarėjas”. From 2004 he works as an editor in chief of weekly magazine “Nemunas” and also as the head of publishing house “Kauko laiptai”.
A member of Lithuanian Writers' Union since 1994.

B i b l i o g r a p h y :
Kregždės pulsas: poems, PK. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1991.
Esu šioje minutėje: poems. – Kaunas: Vaidoto Oškinio leidykla, 1994.
Talismanas po kaklu: poems. – Kaunas: Vaidoto Oškinio leidykla, 1995.
Rytas lietaus strazdanoto: poems. – Kaunas: Spindulys, 1996.
Vidurdienio vakaras: poems. – Kaunas: Nemunas, 1997.
Ant bitės kūno: poems. – Kaunas: Santara, 1999.
Gyvenęs ir mūsų gyvenimus: for the fifth anniversary of tragic death of the priest Ričardas Mikutavičius: etudes. – Kaunas: Arx Baltica, 2003.
Miesteliai.lt: poems. – Vilnius: Vaga, 2005.
Nuo do iki do: poems. – Vilnius: Lietuvos rašytojų sąjungos leidykla, 2007.
“Igra v četyre ruki” (“Grojimas keturiomis rankomis”): poems. – Kaliningradas: PEN centras, 2011.
Ponia Klara: poems. – Kaunas: Kauko laiptai, 2013.
Vienas: poems. – Kaunas: Kauko laiptai, 2013.

A w a r d s :
2002 Salomėja Nėris award.
2004 Kaunas Artists' Association award for the book “Gyvenęs ir mūsų gyvenimus”.
2004 Vytautas Gedgaudas award for the book “Gyvenęs ir mūsų gyvenimus”.
2004 Laureate of Lithuanian Journalists' Union competition “Kultūros versmėse”.
2008 Insignia of Honor of National Ukrainian Writers' Union.
2008 The Poetry Spring festival laureate.
2008 Insignia of Honor of Kaunas Municipality.
2013 Kaunas Municipality award during Poetry Spring festival.
2014 Culture and Art Award by Kaunas Municipality.
2014 Crow of Maironis Garden Award during Poetry Spring festival.
2015 Medal of Defenders of Independence.