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art historian , writer

Gundega RepSE, Latvian writer, art historian. Honorary fellow in writing University Iowa, 1996; grantee Latvian Ministry Culture, 1993, Austrian Ministry Education, 1995, International Writers Program, Iowa, 1996. Member Latvian Writers' Union, Latvian Artists' Union, Latvian Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Club.

Background

RepSE, Gundega was born on January 13, 1960 in Riga, Latvia. Daughter of Jlga (Dedze) RepSE.

Education

Degree in art history and theory, Latvian Academy Art, 1985.

Career

Corresponding Liesma magazine, 1980-1982. Columnist magazine Skola & Gimene, 1982-1984. Correspondent Diena daily newspaper, 1990.

Literature editor Labrit newspaper, 1994-1995, Karogs literature monthly, 1995-1996. Freelance writer Latvia.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Firemark, 1990, Seven Stories of Love, 1992, A Bestiary of Our Times, 1994, The Apochrypha of Shadows, 1996, Red, 1998, Touches, 1998.

Membership

Member Latvian Writers' Union, Latvian Artists' Union, Latvian Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel.

Connections

Married Peteris Bankovskis, August 25, 1978 (divorced 1979).

father:
Jlga (Dedze) R. RepSE

spouse:
Peteris Bankovskis