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Top 10 most scandalous works of contemporary Latvian literature

2018, February 27

Latvia along with the other two Baltic States – Estonia and Lithuania – will be participating in the London Book Fair as Market...

Nora Ikstena’s “Soviet Milk” published in the UK, Macedonia,...

2018, February 22

Nora Ikstena’s “Soviet Milk” (“Mātes piens”), a novel praised and admired by readers and critics in Latvia,...

Latvian Authors to Open the Cultural Programme at the London Book...

2018, February 12

This year, a special programme is dedicated to the Latvian Centenary with Latvian authors attending various literary events in London and...

The London Book Fair: Baltics Cultural Programme Writers Revealed

2018, January 18

Leading writers from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania announced for The London Book Fair Market Focus 2018. The British Council, in...

New contest for foreign publishers is open

2018, January 15

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

Six More Works of Latvian Literature Published Abroad

2018, January 2

Readers around the world seem to be equally interested in Latvian classics and the most recent best sellers, as well as translated books of...

Competition results for publishing Latvian literature abroad

2018, January 2

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

British Literary Journalists Visit Riga

2017, December 14

1st – 3rd December, journalists from the UK were visiting Riga to learn more about Latvian contemporary literature, our Centenary...