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The third round of the competition “Grants for works promoting...

2017, March 11

The Latvian Publishers’ Association and the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Latvia have announced the third round of the...

Last year, seven works of Latvian literature were published in...

2017, March 6

Seven more works were published by foreign publishing houses last year – books by Inga Ābele, Zigmunds Skujiņš, Eva...

Latvia to be introduced in the London Book Fair as a nation of...

2017, February 17

14–16 March 2017, Latvia will be attending the London Book Fair with its national exhibition stand and various topical events. This...

Support granted for publications representing Latvian culture in...

2017, February 16

The second round of the competition “Grants For Works Promoting Latvia’s Cultural Heritage and History in English” has...

Two more books published in the historical novel series

2017, January 28

"Dienas grāmata" has recently published two more novels as part of the historical novel series "We. Latvia. The 20th...

Latvian authors among the best-selling in 2016

January 18, 2017

2016 sales figures gathered from the largest Latvian bookstore chains show that works by Latvian authors were at the top of the best-selling...

New competition for foreign publishers

January 17, 2017

The Latvian Writers’ Union announces a new competition, offering a grant for publishing and promoting Latvian literature abroad. The...

Foreign translators share impressions about the prose workshop in...

2017, January 11

As previously reported, in early December 2016, an international prose translation workshop was held as a part of the Prose Readings...