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Latvian poetry published abroad, other works available in Latvian...

2017, April 18

The number of translations of Latvian literature is growing. Liāna Langa’s collection of poems has been published in Sweden, an...

Inese Zanderes’ books about the adventures of Shammies now...

2017, April 12

Latvian author Ineses Zandere’s stories about Shammies, made especially vivid and unique with the wonderful illustrations by Reinis...

New contest for foreign publishers

2017, April 11

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

Latvia Participates in the Bologna Children's Book Fair

2017, April 4

3 – 6 April, Latvia will be participating in the international Bologna Children's Book Fair (Fiera del Libro per Ragazzi) with the...

Last Year's Most Beautiful Books Receive Awards

2017, March 30

In an award ceremony hosted by the National Library of Latvia, on 28th March, the most beautiful books published last year in Latvia were...

Nominees for the Annual Latvian Literature Award Announced

2017, March 28

Annual Latvian Literature Award (LALIGABA)  is the most important event celebrating literature in Latvia and providing professional...

Latvia attends the Leipzig Book Fair

2017, March 23

23 – 26 March, Latvia will be participating at the international Leipzig Book Fair (Leipziger Buchmesse) with the national...

Competition results for publishing Latvian original literary works...

2017, March 21

On 10th of March, the Commission of experts gathered and assessed applications from foreign publishers for publishing literary works of...