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Latvian poets attending Tallin "HeadRead" Literary Festival

May 27, 2016

The poet Kārlis Vērdiņš, text-group ""Orbita"", and the translator Maima Grīnberga gave readings during the...

Works of M.Zālīte, J.Joņevs and N.Ikstena now published abroad

May 20, 2016

Jānis Joņevs' book "Jelgava 94" was recently published in Norway, Lithuanian publishers put in print Māra Zālīte's...

Receivers of the Annual Latvian Literary Award Announced

APRIL 21, 2016

This Thursday, 21 April, Spīķeri concert hall hosted the Annual Latvian Literary Award (LALIGABA) ceremony. LALIGABA award ceremony is...

Latvia Participating in London Book Fair 2016

APRIL 14, 2016

This year Latvia’s national book publishing and literature stand in London will present export-capable books that have been published...

A bilingual anthology of Latvian poetry to be launched in Leipzig

APRIL 21, 2016

  On March 17th at 17:00 in Halle 5/K206, the Latvian poetry anthology "Become a Ghost" ("Werde zum...

"We. Latvia. The 20th Century" writers talk about Latvia's history

MARCH 8, 2016

At a public discussion dedicated to the historical novel series "We. Latvia. The 20th Century", readers and writers agreed that...

"The Taste of Lead" is staged at the Latvian National Theater

MARCH 9, 2016

Only a year ago the novel "The Taste of Lead", the third book in the series "We. Latvia. The 20th Century" landed on...

Latvia to be represented at the international Leipzig Book Fair

MARCH 7, 2016

Latvia will participate at the Leipzig Book Fair from March 17th until March 19th with a stand for its literature and publishing. Latvian...