The Latvian PEN Award 2022 goes to the literature and philosophy online magazine Punctum, representatives of the Latvian PEN said May 3.
The Latvian Literature platform has announced 2023's first open call for foreign publishers and translators to receive a grant for translating an publishing Latvian literature abroad.
On September 9 2022, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Latvia, Edgars Rinkēvičs, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Estonia, Urmas Reinsalu met in Valka, Latvia and took part in a ceremony for the presentation of the Languages Award bestowed by the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Latvia and Estonia.
The Latvian children's literature publishing house 'Liels un mazs' was awarded the Bologna Prize for the Best Children’s Publishers of the Year, (BOP) the Bologna Children's Book Fair announced on March 21.
The Latvian publishing house "Liels un mazs" (Big and little) has been shortlisted for the 'Best Children's Publishers of the Year' prize at the 2022 Bologna Children's Book Fair, the Latvian Literature platform announced March 1.
A long list of people who use the Latvian language for a living have written an open letter to the State Language Center (Valsts valodas centrs, VVC) requesting that the official policy of using Latvian transliterations of Russian versions of Ukrainian place names be reversed.