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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...

Translations of Latvian fiction to be published in the UK

September 20, 2017

19th–22nd September, Riga is welcoming British publishers. During the visit, eight representatives of British publishing companies...

Latvian Literature launches a range of #iamintrovert beers

September 15, 2017

Latvian Literature platform, dedicated to exporting Latvian literature, has joined up with “Malduguns” brewery and released a...

Latvian and British poets translate each other's works

September 11, 2017

11th – 17th September, Riga is hosting now the third international poetry translation workshop where nine poets will come together...