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Readings that have already taken place:

"Vanished Lands: Memory and Postmemory in North American Lithuanian Diaspora Literature" lecture and book launch at the Embassy of Lithuania, 2 Bessborough Gardens, London, co-hosted with Peter Lang Publishers. March 6 - 8, 2024.


"Exploring Cultural Memory and Collective Trauma through Literature" at the Glickman Family Library, University of Southern Maine, March 25, 2024.

“The Past is Present: Anna Frajilich­-Zajac (Poland), Lore Segal (Austria), Laima Vincė Sruoginis (Lithuania), Katerina Tučkova (Czechia), and Kirmen Uribe (Spain-Basque Country).” Panel moderated by Sabir Sultan, Associate Director, World Voices Festival and Literary Programs at PEN America. European Literature Night 2023. Ukrainian Institute of America, New York, New York. November 2, 2023, 6-10 pm. 


“Poets of Queens at QED: Jared Harel, Paolo Javier, Erika Meitner, Laima Vince.” QED, Astoria, Queens, New York, October 25, 2023.


“An Evening of Ukrainian and Lithuanian Poetry about Freedom in English Translation with Hanna Leliv and Olena Jennings.” Franciscan Monastery, Kennebunk, Maine, July 29, 2023.


“The Love Letters of two Resistance Fighters: Juozas Lukša-Daumantas and Nijolė Bražėnaitė.” Mažvydas National Library, Vilnius, Lithuania, July 3, 2023.


Moderator, Conversation with Rita Gabis on A Guest at the Shooters’ Banquet. Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York, August 20, 2022.

“Reading: The Quarantine Diary,” Liudvikas Rėza Cultural Center, Juodkrantė, September 6, 2022.

“Reading: Those Unforgettable Years,” Jonušas House Museum, Nida, Lithuania, August 24, 2022.


“Presentation of Those Unforgettable Years,” Vilnius Book Fair, Vilnius, Lithuania, February 2022.


“Discussion of the Quarantine Diary with Donatas Puslys,” Vilnius Book Fair, Vilnius, Lithuania, February 2022

Lithuanian Embassy to the United States, Washington, DC: “The Poetry and Fate of
Matilda Olkinaitė: A Diary of Jewish Culture in Lithuania,” Zoom Seminar: July 10,

Rokiškis Manor Museum, Rokiškis, Lithuania, July 12, 2020

Eduardas Jonušas Museum, Nida, Lithuania, July 8, 2020

Joniškis Regional Jonas Avyžius Public Library, Joniškis, Lithuania, June 17, 2020

Vilnius Book Fair, Vilnius, Lithuania, February, 2020

The Lithuanian-American Alliance, New York, New York, January 2020

The Consulate General of Lithuania in New York, December, 2019

Vilnius Book Fair, Vilnius, Lithuania, February, 2019

Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies, University of Pennsylvania,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2016

Maine Writers Series, South Freeport Church, Freeport, Maine, 2016

Manchester Literature Festival, Manchester, United Kingdom, 2011 10

Lancaster Literature Festival, Lancaster, United Kingdom, 2011

Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania, Dublin, Ireland, 2011

Gothenburg Book Fair, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2011

London City Poets, London, England, 2011

Druskininkai Autumn Poetry Festival, Druskininkai, Lithuania, 2010, 2009, 2008,

Vilnius Book Fair, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2010, 2009, 2008

Lithuanian Liberals Conference, Kedainiai, 2010

Lithuanian Translator’s Conference, Tomas Mann House, Nida, Lithuania, 2008, 2004,

Ledbury Poetry Festival, Ledbury, England, 2008


Mažeikiai Library Reading Series, Mazeikiai, Lithuania, 2007

SLOWWWO, Russian Poetry Festival, Kaliningrad, Russia, 2007

Vermont College, Winter MFA Residency Program, Vermont, 2006

Lithuanian Liberals’ Conference, Lemont, Illinois, 2004


Valley Cottage Library, Valley Cottage, New York, 2004


New York Public Library, New York, New York, 2004

Frankfurt Book Fair, Frankfurt, Germany, 2002

American Literary Translators Conference, New Mexico, 1993

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