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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,...

Photo album of stills from Alvis Hermanis' plays published in...

October 5, 2016

Publishing house "Neputns" has released an album of photographs named "Alvis Hermanis" with a selection of 43 of the...

Latvian book illustrator Elīna Brasliņa makes her début in the UK

September 28, 2016

UK publisher, The Emma Press, has launched English author Kate Wakeling’s first collection of children’s poems “Moon...

British Publishers visit Riga for the third time

September 27, 2016

This was the third time a delegation of British publishers met up with representatives from Latvian publishing houses. From 21st until 23rd...

Latvian poets in the 31st Vilenica International Literary Festival

September 20, 2016

From 6th until 11th September, 2016, Latvian poets Artis Ostups, Arvis Viguls and Ingmāra Balode took  part in the 31st Vilenica...

International conference. "Books. A Success Story."

September 9, 2016

Every year, thousands of books are written around the world. Several hundreds of them are truly masterful, but only some become loved and...