Pranckietytė Daina

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Daina Pranckietytė – poetess.
She was born 18 January, 1951 in Panevėžys.
In 1975 she finished her studies of Lithuanian language at Vilnius University. She had various jobs: at an archive, as corrector at editorial office of magazine “Kinas”, she worked as a teacher at Lukiškės Secondary school for 13 years, gave lectures at Vilnius Pedagogical University. Her poetry has been included into almanacks and collections.
A member of Lithuanian Writers’ Union since 1990.

B i b l i o g r a p h y :
Žemės duktė: poems. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1977.
Balso sodai: poems. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1989.
Moteris ant kranto: poems. – Vilnius: Joružis, 2001.
Palaimink liūdinčiojo langą: in memoriam for actress Romualda Mikalauskaitė: poems. – Vilnius: Homo liber, 2012.

A w a r d s :
1988 Julius Janonis award.