Pabijūnas Algimantas

Algimantas Pabijūnas – poet.
He was born 8 July, 1936 in Kaunas.
After he finished his studies at school he started working at “Komjaunimo tiesa” newspaper. In 1957-1959 he did his military service at Soviet army. From 1959 till 1963 he studied journalism, Lithuanian language and literature at Vilnius University. Till 1980 he worked at various editorial offices of newspapers and magazines (“Komjaunimo tiesa”, “Šluota”, “Sovietskaja Litva”, “Kultūros barai”, “Agitatorius”, “Laikas ir įvykiai”, etc.). During the years of 1981-1985 he was an accountable secretary and a deputy of editor in charge of weekly newspaper “Literatūra ir menas”. From 1985 till 1992 he was an editor in charge of magazine “Kinas”. He also was a chairman of Kaunas and Vilnius sections of young writers.
A member of Lithuanian Writers' Union since 1968,

Bibliography:
Skervėjai: poems. – Vilnius: Valstybinė grožinės literatūros leidykla, 1956.
Kepurė dega: poems. – Vilnius: Valstybinė grožinės literatūros leidykla, 1961.
Šimtas perkūnsargių: satirical poems . – Vilnius: Valstybinė grožinės literatūros leidykla, 1967.
Juoko ašaros: poems. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1973.
Trys satyriniai paveikslėliai: lyrics. – Vilnius: Vaga 1976.
Angelo plaukai: satirical poems. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1980.
Ašara skersvėjuos: poems. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1982.
Paslaptis, kurią žino visi: epigrams. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1987.
Palankios aplinkybės: script. – Vilnius: Lietuvos kino studija, 1989.
Rašytojas ir cenzūra: collection of recollections. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1992.
Gražuolės obuolys kupreliui: poems. – Vilnius: Joružis, 1997.

A w a r d s :
1986 LSSR award for merits to culture and education.