Nikodem Szczygłowski (1978) is a graduate of Mediterranean Archeology at the University of Łód and an MBA from the Central European Institute of Management (CEMI) in Prague. He is a traveler, publicist, journalist, writer, essayist and translator. He writes and publishes in Polish and Lithuanian, and also translates from Slovene and Ukrainian. The main point of reference of his essays is the Central European cultural space between the Baltic Sea, the Carpathians and the Adriatic Sea. He collaborates with editorial boards in Poland and Lithuania. He has translated works by some Slovenian authors. He is the winner of the award for journalistic achievements of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania (2020). He currently lives in Vilnius.