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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
2017-11-13 ¦ Theater
After its debut in Bilbao this past October, the play “Obabakoak” is touring other cities. The play has recently finished a 5-day run in Barcelona, and it will soon be on its way back to Bilbao and then to San Sebastian.
2017-10-16 ¦ Theater
A loose adaptation of Atxaga's well-known novel Obabakoak will take the stage for the first time on Wednesday October 18th. The play, which is being produced by the Arriaga Theater, was announced last week at a press conference.