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Publishers invited to submit projects promoting Latvian culture in...

2016, November 21

Eight Latvian publishing houses with thirteen books altogether applied for the previous competition “Grants For Works Promoting...

The Orbita Group tours the USA

2016, November 10

The Orbita collective of poets and artists will be performing poetry readings in several cities in the United States. The group will be...

ENLIT: European Network For Literary Translation Launched in...

2016, November 3

This year’s annual meeting for members of the European network for the promotion of translations saw the official founding of ENLIT,...

Latvian literary works included in The White Ravens Catalogue

2016, October 28

Each year, the International Youth Library in Munich selects the most noteworthy works of children's and youth literature from around...

Latvian Women Poets at “Schamrock” Festival

2016, October 25

From 28th until 30th October, Munich (Germany) is going to host “Schamrock”, the third international festival for women poets,...

Grants for publishing Latvian literature abroad awarded to 11...

2016, October 21

On 4th October, this year's third competition for grants for foreign publishers publishing Latvian literary works abroad was...

Latvians and Brits translate each other's poems

2016, October 17

From 7th until 12th September, an international Poetry Translation Workshop was held in Riga. Eight poets from Latvia and Britain translated...

Works by Latvian Authors to be Published in Various Languages

2016. October 12

Due to the financial support from the State Culture Capital Foundation (Valsts Kultūras kapitāla fonds), the Latvian Writers' Union,...