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Xordica republishes "Lista de locos y otros alfabetos"

2019-04-11  ¦  Publications

Lista de locos y otros alfabetos was first published 20 years ago (Siruela, 1998), and last week the republished edition was launched at an event in Madrid.

Xordica republishes
 

The film “The Accordionist's Son”, based on the novel of the same name by writer Bernardo Atxaga, lands in cinemas

2019-04-11  ¦  Films

After nearly a year of filming and post-production, the moment has finally arrived. An advance screening of “The Accordionist's Son” was held in San Sebastián last week, followed by its premiere at the Instituto Cervantes in Madrid on April 8th. On April 12th it will open in theaters across the country. Based on Atxaga's novel “The Accordionist's Son” (originally published as Soinujolearen semea by Pamiela in 2003), the film was directed by Fernando Bernués and based on a script by Patxo Telleria.

The film “The Accordionist's Son”, based on the novel of the same name by writer Bernardo Atxaga, lands in cinemas
 

Bernardo Atxaga contributes a stone to the Talking Stones Garden in Santiago de Compostela

2019-04-01  ¦  Events

Bernardo Atxaga was in Santiago de Compostela last weekend to attend a literary event at the Talking Stones Garden (Xardín das pedras que falan), in which a stone inscribed with a poem by the Basque writer was installed.

Bernardo Atxaga contributes a stone to the Talking Stones Garden in Santiago de Compostela
 

Bernardo Atxaga’s The Adventures of Shola lands a spot on the "Wonderful Kids Books for Dog Lovers" list

2019-04-01  ¦  Publications

The Ezvid Wiki community has published a list of the ten best books for dog lovers, including the adventures of Shola the dog ("The adventures of Shola", Pushkin, 2013).

Bernardo Atxaga’s The Adventures of Shola lands a spot on the
 

"Nevada Days" finalist in the 2019 PEN America Literary Awards

2019-01-26  ¦  Prizes

PEN America has announced the finalists for the 2019 PEN America Literary Awards. This year’s awards will confer more than $370,000 to writers and translators whose exceptional literary works were published in 2018. Bernardo Atxaga's Nevada Days is one of the works nominated for the Translation Prize.

 

Nevada Days is a semi-finalist for the PEN America Prize for best translation of 2018

2019-01-21  ¦  Prizes

The longlists for the 2018 PEN Literary Awards recognize the best works published in the United States during the year. Bernardo Atxaga's Nevada Days is one of the works nominated for the Translation Prize. The shortlist will be released this week, and the winners of the various award categories will be announced on February 26.

Nevada Days is a semi-finalist for the PEN America Prize for best translation of 2018
 

Overseen by Bernardo Atxaga, issue no. 12 of the magazine Erlea has been published.

2018-11-20  ¦  Publications

The final issue of the magazine Erlea, whose first issue was published in 2009, has just come out. This 12th issue, along with all previous issues, was overseen by Bernardo Atxaga and is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Royal Academy of the Basque Language.

Overseen by Bernardo Atxaga, issue no. 12 of the magazine Erlea has been published.
 

A scholarly article about the play Obabakoak published in the academic journal Estreno

2018-11-16  ¦  Press

The most recent issue of the journal on contemporary Spanish theater Estreno features an article about the play "Obabakoak", directed by Calixto Bieito.

A scholarly article about the play Obabakoak published in the academic journal Estreno
 

"Sete casas em França" published in Portugal

2018-11-15  ¦  Publications

The novel Seven Houses in France has just been published in Portuguese. This brings the number of languages that Atxaga's acclaimed novel, set in the Belgian Congo at the beginning of the 20th century, has been published in.

 

"Nevada Days" has been warmly received in its first days of publication in the United States

2018-07-16  ¦  Publications

Just days ago, we announced the publication of the US edition of Nevada Days (Nevadako egunak, Pamiela 2013). Initial feedback and reviews are already out, and the book has been very warmly received and, for example, it has been included by The Millions in their Great Second-Half 2018 Book Preview.

 

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