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.

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.

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.

New books in translation More>
Krakatit
Karel Čapek
Trans. Angela Alessandri Italian
The Sound of the Sundial
Hana Andronikova
Trans. Suzana Kos Croatian
The Lake
Bianca Bellová
Trans. Kristina Karvelytė Lithuanian
Mona
Bianca Bellová
Trans. Laura Angeloni Italian
Award-winning booksMore>
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
Pernambuco
Ivan Wernisch
 2019 Magnesia Litera – Poetry
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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.

Two new brochures of the Czech Literary Centre

New Czech books in the autumn edition and Czech comics since 2000

Czech literature in a nutshellMore>