Czech Republic in Focus at 2021 Lakes Comics Festival

The Czech Literary Centre will present six comics artists at the Lakes festival.

Milan Kundera has donated his library and archive to the Moravian Library in Brno

Kundera's decision was welcomed by the Minister of Culture, Lubomír Zaorálek.

Czech Poetry in the British Journal Modern Poetry in Translation

The journal has published poems by ten Czech poets translated into English.

Comics – this year’s priority of the Czech Literary Centre

The CLC supports Czech comics through artists’ residences, a digital programme, and events in the Czech Republic and abroad.

Milan Kundera has donated his library and archive to the Moravian Library in Brno

Kundera's decision was welcomed by the Minister of Culture, Lubomír Zaorálek.

Czech Poetry in the British Journal Modern Poetry in Translation

The journal has published poems by ten Czech poets translated into English.

New books in translation More>
So Far, So Good
Jan Novák
Trans. Enrique Gutiérrez Rubio Spanish
Hana
Alena Mornštajnová
Trans. Julia Sherwood, Peter Sherwood English
Hana
Alena Mornštajnová
Trans. Raija Hauck German
I Wake Up in Shibuya
Anna Cima
Trans. Krzysztof Wołosiuk Polish
Award-winning booksMore>
Jan Žižka: The Life and Times of the Hussite Warrior
Petr Čornej
 2020 Magnesia Litera – Book of the Year
I Wake Up in Shibuya
Anna Cima
 2019 Czech Book Award
Hours of Lead
Radka Denemarková
 2019 Magnesia Litera – Book of the Year
The Theory of Strangeness
Pavla Horáková
 2019 Magnesia Litera – Prose
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The Czech Literary Centre awarded scholarships to 16 writers

Scholarships should support Czech writers at a time when their residencies, author readings and participation in festivals have been cancelled.

The Czech Literary Centre has published five new brochures in two languages

The titles are intended mainly for foreign publishers and translators.

On the Paris Book Fair

An interview with Sára Vybíralová and Guillaume Basset

The Livre Paris 2020 book fair has been cancelled

The book fair in Paris has been called off due to concerns about the spread of the coronavirus.

Bianca Bellová’s four-part tour of Spanish cities

The Czech writer appeared in Malaga, Seville, Madrid and Barcelona.

Successful Czech Literary Centre Spring 2020 residency applications announced

Eight residencies will be organised in Prague and Brno for translators and Czech studies specialists.

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