BHN Newsletter 2023, no.2

July 7, 2023

The summer edition of the Baltic Heritage Network quarterly newsletter is now available. In these pages, you will find information about our past and future events, new publications, and what is happening across the globe within the diaspora research and archive communities.

We welcome your contributions. The submission deadline for the next issue is August 15, 2023. We welcome news articles, conference information, calls for papers, and new publication information. Please send articles in English with high-quality “.jpg” images to: piretnoorhani[at]

Piret Noorhani – Editor-in-Chief


  • Let us celebrate cultural diversity together!
  • Collection campaign “Stories of War”
  • In support of the Estonian Expatriate Literature Centre
  • First Lithuanian footprints on Canadian soil
  • A diary of a young artist
  • Juozas Vaickus: The Spiritus Movens of Lithuanian Theatre and Cinema
  • Wingate University dedicates Baltic Reading Room
  • Over 150 Participants from around the world discussed baltic studies worldwide
  • Telling your story through art at VEMU: Reflections on creative expressions of Estonian-Canadian identity and community
  • Documentary “Our Tartu. 50 years of Tartu College” was screened on ETV2
  • Scintillating Cultural Days in New York
  • The annual event for diaspora researchers at the National Library of Lithuania
  • EstoCast grows!
  • 2023 was an energetic leap forward for Estonian Music Week
  • VEMU Events — Spring 2023 
  • VEMU’s 11th fundraising evening: Japan is Close, and the Museum is Closer
  • Photo exhibition by Maria Kapajeva at the National Archives

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The Baltic Heritage Newsletter is distributed quarterly, on-line.

Please send all related enquiries and submissions to Piret Noorhani: piretnoorhani[at] 

ISSN 2228-3390