Simonas Bernotas - Lithuanian poet, translator, born in Kaunas in 1993, currently living in Vilnius. His poetry has been published in the various literary journals and anthologies. His first book “Reivas” (Rave) was published in 2019 and received “Best Debut” prize from Lithuanian Ministry of Culture. His poems have been translated to English, Polish, German and Russian languages. He is currently working in cultural association "Bazilisko ambasada" (Basilisk embassy) as project manager.