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Grants, scholarships... | 20. 4. 2018

Czech Literary Centre autumn 2018 residencies

The Czech Literary Centre, a section of the Moravian Library, announces its autumn 2018 residencies for translators of Czech and foreign Czech studies specialists in Prague and Brno.

Awards | 5. 4. 2018

2018 Magnesia Litera Awards announced

Erik Tabery’s non-fiction Opuštěná společnost (Abandoned Society) wins book of the year.

News | 28. 3. 2018

Petra Hůlová in New York

The Czech writer will take part in the PEN World Voices festival on 20 April.

News | 26. 3. 2018

Czech poet and illustrator Tomáš Přidal at The European Poetry Festival in London

The festival brings together some of the finest literary and avant-garde poets of this generation.

Awards | 21. 3. 2018

Kateřina Tučková to receive Italian award

Premio Salerno Libro d’Europa for Žítkovské bohyně (The Žítková Goddesses).

Awards | 12. 3. 2018

Magnesia Litera nominations announced

The prestigious Czech literary award has revealed its nominations for 2018.

Grants, scholarships... | 9. 3. 2018

Results of the first round of 2018 translation grants from the Czech Ministry of Culture

The Ministry has allocated more than €500,000 for new translations of Czech literature.

News | 2. 2. 2018

Michal Ajvaz in the USA

The Czech author will take part in events in Washington DC and Los Angeles.

News | 22. 1. 2018

Petr Nikl nominated for 2018 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

The Czech author and illustrator is one of 235 candidates from 60 countries.

Awards | 20. 1. 2018

Jaroslav Rudiš to receive German Preis der Literaturhauser (Award of Literature Houses)

The prestigious literary award will be presented at the Leipzig Book Fair on 15 March.