Translations of Latvian fiction to be published in the UK
19th–22nd September, Riga is welcoming British publishers. During the visit, eight representatives of British publishing companies will be learning more about the Latvian literature and publishing industry, meeting local publishers to discuss opportunities for publishing works of Latvian authors in the UK, and visiting the Jelgava printing house.
Latvian and British poets translate each other's works
11th – 17th September, Riga is hosting now the third international poetry translation workshop where nine poets will come together from Latvia and Great Britain to translate each other's poems.
The “Story Quilt”
The “Story Quilt” will be made by Latvians who live outside Latvia, and who are asked to create a square, using various techniques, which will be sewn together to create a quilt. The quilt will be gifted to Latvia on the occasion of its 100th birthday.
White Tablecloth Celebration
On May 4th, inauguration day of the Latvian Centenary Celebrations, people in Latvia and around the world will be celebrating White Tablecloth Day.
Latvian Radio choir in BBC PROMS classical music festival. PCM 5
Concert performance of the Latvian Radio Choir in BBC PROMS classical music festival at the Cadogan Hall, London as a part of the international Centenary programme.
Latvian Radio choir in BBC PROMS classical music festival. Prom 38
Concert performance of the Latvian Radio Choir in BBC PROMS classical music festival at the Royal Albert Hall, London as a part of the international Centenary programme.