Almantas Samalavičius

is associate editor of the Lithuanian cultural journal Kulturos Barai and editor-in-chief of The Journal of Architecture and Urbanism (Routledge) and Lituanus (Chicago). He holds a PhD in architectural history and theory and is a professor at Vilnius Gediminas Technical University and Vilnius University. He is the author of twelve books on architecture, urbanism, literature and higher education and has edited ten volumes of essays.