European Union Prize for Literature

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20 February 2018

EUPL winners at Latvian Book Fair 2018

This year's Latvian Book Fair will take place in Riga from 23 to 25 February 2018. Kristian Bang Foss, EUPL 2013 winner from Denmark, will be travelling to Riga to speak about the European Union Prize for Literature and present the new Latvian translation of his award-winning book "Døden kører Audi". "Nāve brauc ar audi" was translated by Pēteris Jankavs and published by Mansards.

On Friday, 23 February, from 14:00 to 15:30, Kristian Bang Foss will participate in a discussion on the European Union Prize for Literature along with his translator Pēteris Jankavs and Janis Oga, a representative of Mansards publishing house. They will be joined by 2017 Latvian winner Osvalds Zebris. The event was organised with the support of the Latvian Publishers Association and the ALDUS Network and will be moderatored by Renate Punka.