Anastas VENTSLOVA, Lithuania poet and prose writer. Board, USSR Union of Writers since 1959; board member, Lithuania Union of Writers, since 1958; corresponding member, Lithuania Academy of Sciences, since 1943; member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Lithuania, since 1954. Order of Red Banner of Labor; Order of Patriotic War, Class II. Member, Communist Party, since 1949.
Since 1926 writer; 1950-1958 board and Secretariat member, Lithuania Union of Writers. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1946, 1950, 1954 and 1958 convocation. 1957 Deputy Chairman, Soviet- Polish Friendship Society.
Since 1958 member, Soviet Committee Defense of Peace. 1930-1931 Editor, journal “Tretiy front” (The Third Front). 1938 Editor, “Prosvet”.
1940-1943 Lithuania Popular Commissar of Education.