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"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.

 

"Seven Houses in France" published in Macedonia

2018-07-13  ¦  Publications

The Macedonian edition of Seven Houses in France has just been published. This is the thirteenth version (in eleven languages) of the renowned novel by Bernardo Atxaga.

 

Bernardo Atxaga involved in the filming of "Soinujolearen semea"

2018-06-26  ¦  Films

The film, which is based on Bernardo Atxaga's novel of the same title, The Accordionist's Son, is being filmed on location in San Sebastián. Directed by Fernando Bernues, the film features the actors Eneko Sagardoy, Joseba Apaolaza and Mireia Gabilondo.

Bernardo Atxaga involved in the filming of
 

The US edition of Días de Nevada has been published under the title "Nevada Days".

2018-06-21  ¦  Publications

Graywolf Press has just published Nevada Days, the American edition of Días de Nevada, translated from the Spanish by Margaret Jull Costa. The original Basque language edition of the novel won the Euskadi Prize in 2014.

The US edition of Días de Nevada has been published under the title
 

Poetry reading featuring Atxaga and Piera at the Poetry Festival of Barcelona

2018-05-18  ¦  Poetry

This year’s edition of the Poetry Festival of Barcelona is coming to a close. Among the many events that have been taking place in the Catalonian capital, a highlight was the joint poetry reading by Josep Piera and Bernardo Atxaga on Saturday, May 12.

Poetry reading featuring Atxaga and Piera at the Poetry Festival of Barcelona
 

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