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Catalogue of Latvian Writers and Illustrators of Children's...

2017, November 17

The ”Latvian Literature” platform has issued a large format book of fiction for children titled “The Horse”...

New contest for English publishers

2017, October 26

The Latvian Writers’ Union is announcing an OPEN CALL for applications for ONLY ENGLISH PUBLISHERS offering an...

Riga Hosts International Conference on Book Design and Publishing

October 26, 2017

1st November, 15:00 pm – 19:00 pm, the “Nice Place TELPA” (Krišjāņa Barona iela 21) will be hosting an...

Latest Latvian Children's and Youth Literature in Bookstores Abroad

2017, October 18

We are truly excited every time Latvian literature is published abroad. This time around, we celebrate the latest translations published in...

Nora Ikstena Announced to be Author of the Day at the London Book...

2017, October 11

From 11th to 15th October, the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia, together with the Latvian Literature platform and Latvian...

Latvian Authors Attending UK Festivals in October

2017, October 4

Several English translations of Latvian fiction are about to be published, and Latvian writers Nora Ikstena, Pauls Bankovskis, Daina Tabūna...

Riga visited by literary translators from abroad

2017 September 29

28th-29th September, Riga was hosting a seminar for literary translators living abroad and interested in translating original Latvian...

Competition results for publishing Latvian literature abroad

September 25, 2017

On 12th of September, the Commission of experts gathered and assessed applications from foreign publishers for publishing literary works of...