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21 February 2017

Wonderful cultural evening with Tanja Stupar-Trifunović in beautiful old Sarajevo

Our second EUPL event of 2017 was held on the 16th of February at Svjetlostkomerc, a charming bookstore located amidst the historical landmarks of Stari Grad, Sarajevo's old district.
After an opening speech by her publisher, Tanja…

14 February 2017

Upcoming event: Tanja Stupar-Trifunović in Sarajevo on the 16th of Februrary

Bosnian author Tanja Stupar-Trifunović will be in Sarajevo to discuss her novel "Satovi u majčinoj sobi" (Clocks in my mother's room), the touching story of a mother and her daughter that was awarded the EUPL prize in 2016.
The event will…

3 February 2017

2016 EUPL winner Jasmin B. Frelih shares his thoughts and plans for the upcoming year

At the EUPL event held in Ljubljana (Slovenia) last month, 2016 EUPL winner Jasmin B. Frelih seduced his audience with a delightful combination of literature and music.
Here are some of his thoughts on the changes that this prize brought…

24 January 2017

Perfect mix of music, gastronomy and literature on Jasmin B. Frelih's event in Ljubljana

Although the event description on the bookshop's page mentioned a "musical performance" to be part of the event organised to celebrate Jasmin B. Frelih's EUPL victory, not many expected the author to provide the soundtrack himself. This pleasant…

12 January 2017

EUPL 2016 event in Slovenia on the 19th of January

The bookshop event celebrating the victory of Jasmin B. Frelih's book "Na/Pol" winning the European Union Prize for Literature in 2016 is to be held on the 19th of Janaury in the Mladinska knjiga na Trubarjevi Bookshop in the centre of Ljubljana.…