Lucie Faulerová wins the EU Prize for Literature

The writer has been awarded the prize for her novel Smrtholka (Deathmaiden).

The Moravian Library announces a new resident artist scheme to support Belarusian writers

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Poetry – This year’s priority for the Czech Literary Centre

After comics, the CLC will focus on another often overlooked area: poetry.

The Moravian Library announces a new resident artist scheme to support Belarusian writers

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Poetry – This year’s priority for the Czech Literary Centre

After comics, the CLC will focus on another often overlooked area: poetry.

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The Back of Beyond—Travels with Benjamin
Martin Vopěnka
Trans. Anna Bryson-Gustova English
So Far, So Good
Jan Novák, Jaromír 99
Trans. Robert Matzerath English
Puppet, Plum Pit, Plum, Plank, and back to Puppet
Vojtěch Mašek, Chrudoš Valoušek
Trans. Ben Lovett English
Pernambuco
Ivan Wernisch
Trans. Leszek Engelking Polish
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Shakespeare's England. Portrait of the time
Martin Hilský
 2021 Magnesia Litera – Book of the Year
Three chapters
Daniel Hradecký
 2021 Magnesia Litera – Prose
Notes from the studio
Pavel Novotný
 2021 Magnesia Litera – Poetry
Deathmaiden
Lucie Faulerová
 2021 European Union Prize for Literature
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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.

World Literature in Czechia – Czech Literature in the World

International Conference (Call for Papers)

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.

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