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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...

Māra Zālīte's novel “Five Fingers” published in the U.S.

2017, March 20

This February, the English translation of Māra Zālīte's novel “Five Fingers” was published in the U.S. by Dalkey Archive...

This week Latvia is participating at the London Book Fair

2017, March 14

14 - 16 March, Latvia will be participating at the international London Book Fair with the national literature exhibition and various...

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...