2023-07-20 ¦ News
The Ostana Prize are awarded annually in Italy to reward literature and creativity in minority languages. In this year's award ceremony, held in june in the town of Ostana, Bernardo Atxaga has received the International Award.
2023-02-18 ¦ News
Bernardo Atxaga will be in Havana next wednesday, February 22th, invited by the Casa de las Américas, one of the main cultural institutions in Cuba.
2022-12-06 ¦ News
The prestigious Japanese publisher Shogakukan, which has celebrated its 100th anniversary this year, has published a box/compilation containing what they consider to be the best children's books in universal literature. Among the 125 selected, The Adventures of Shola, by Bernardo Atxaga.
2022-10-06 ¦ Publications
Bernardo Atxaga's latest novel has been translated into English by Thomas Bunstead and Margaret Jull Costa as "Water Over Stones" (original Basque "Etxeak eta Hilobiak" would be literally "Houses and Graves"). Two editions have been launched in the UK and the US; and the book has already been praised by critics.
2022-06-30 ¦ Publications
Bernardo Atxaga will take part today (June the 30th, at 10 pm) in the 1st Chania Book Festival in the island of Crete (Greece), where he will present the latest greek translation of one of his novels, Houses and Graves, which has also been recently translated into Serbian.
2021-06-07 ¦ Publications
L'Indice magazine, one of the most renowned cultural magazines in Italy, listed Obabakoak as one of the May issue's recommended books. First published in 1991, Obabakoak was re-released in Italy earlier this year, this time by publisher 21 Lettere.
2021-03-24 ¦ Publications
Bernardo Atxaga's novel The Accordionist's Son— アコーディオン弾きの息子 (2020) in Japanese—is among the five finalists for the 7th annual Best Translation Prize.
"Memoirs of a Basque Cow" (Atxaga, 2020) on the list of the year's best books, according to The Guardian in the UK
2020-12-12 ¦ Publications