2015 Susanna Roth translation competition
Words without Borders issue on contemporary Czech prose
What is on
1. 12. 2014
4. 12. 2014
5. 12. 2014 - 6. 12. 2014
/25. March 2012/
The Prague bishop Václav Malý is the first laureate of the Arnošt Lustig Award established in honour of the writer by the Czech-Israeli Chamber of Commerce.
The fifteen-member commitee selected Malý out of ten leading Czech personalities, extolling his human qualities and values. The prize will be awarded each year mirroring the values embodied by Lustig. The nominees must be Czech residents and active in the Czech Republic. The winner of the award should epitomize such traits as courage, humanness and justice.