Rimas Uzgiris

Rimas Uzgiris is a poet and translator. He has translated and edited anthologies of Lithuanian poetry, and translated collections by Ilzė Butkutė, Marius Burokas, Aušra Kaziliūnaitė and Gintaras Grajauskas. He holds a Ph.D. in philosophy, and an MFA in creative writing. Recipient of a Fulbright Award, an NEA Translation Fellowship, he teaches translation at Vilnius University.