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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 Ernštreits visit the UK...

2018, June 4

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

10 Books of Latvian poetry to go down in history

2018, May 30

Latvia along with the other Baltic States – Lithuania and Estonia, participated in the London Book Fair this August as the Market...

Selected poems of Gaile, Viguls, Aizpuriete and Haņins published...

2018, May 28

More and more translations of Latvian poetry are being published abroad, in the form of collections, selections, and different anthologies....

An Exhibition by Orbīta will open at Gallery Noass

2018, May16

On 16 May at 19.00, the floating Gallery Noass (AB dambis 2, Rīga) will host opening ceremony of Where Does Poetry Come From?, an...

Latvian Illustrators in the UK

2018, May 11

Sunday, 6 May, the Oxford Story museum opened an exhibition of illustrations from the Latvian children’s picture book series...

Open call for publishing Latvian literature abroad

2018, May 10

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

Latvian delegates Head off to London Book Fair

2018, April 7

The London Book Fair 2018 will take place from 10th to 12th April, and Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia have been selected to be this...