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Biggest book fair in Baltics kicks off in Vilnius

Thursday, February 20, 2020

The international Vilnius Book Fair kicked off in Vilnius on Thursday with a special focus on the Lithuanian legendary artist Jonas Mekas. Over 500 different talks, presentations and various events are held during the four opening days, attracting more than 60,000 visitors, according to the press release. In line with this year’s focus on Jonas Mekas and his words, “you should live without formulas [and] be open to the world,”…

Latvian-American author Anita Legsdin focuses her amusing book “Remembrance of Meals Past”

Friday, November 1, 2019

For the home-cook and author Anita Legsdin nothing bonds people heartily like food. If one person asks the other what his favorite is, he will receive quite an ear full before he has a plate full. That is why Legsdin collected stories involving food and memories associated with a number of dishes through her book “Remembrance of Meals Past.” Republished by ReadersMagnet and featured at the Los Angeles Times Festival…