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Poet and translator Leons Briedis participates in...

September 19, 2018

In commemoration of Latvia’s founding centenary, H.E. Ms Argita Daudze, the Latvian Ambassador in Spain, presents the Latvian writer...

Six more Latvian children’s books published...

September 18, 2018

Works of Latvian children’s writers and illustrators continue bringing joy to readers abroad. Six more translations have been...

Publishers, translators and journalists from...

September 14, 2018

From 10th to 15th September, the “Latvian Literature” platform is welcoming German publishers, translators and journalists to...

New competition for publishing Latvian literature...

September 10, 2018

The Latvian Writers’ Union is announcing an OPEN CALL for applications for foreign publishers offering an opportunity to receive a...

Campaign “#iamintrovert” Awarded Two Golds and...

September 4, 2018

Friday, 31st August, Radisson Blu Hotel hosted the creative excellence festival “Adwards 2018” where awards were presented by a...

Results for the second competition

2018, July 18

GRANTED BY THE MINISTRY OF CULTURE   NR Publisher Language Literary work Author Support...

10 Latvian Literature Gems Recognized Abroad

2018, July 6

1. “Jelgava 94”(Metal, Mansards, 2013) by  Jānis Joņevs Both literature and metal fans took an immediate liking to...

Kronbergs, Briede, Zeļģis, Joņevs, and...

2018, June 4

This June, writers Juris Kronbergs, Krišjānis Zeļģis, Rūta Briede and Jānis Joņevs will travel to the UK, and Valts...