In this section you will find professional and academic news aimed at the cultural sectors.
Euskara. Kultura. Mundura.
Call for applications now open for research or creative residency at the Frank Bidart Chair
The purpose of this call is to select a visiting researcher/creator for 2023.
Call for applications now open for grants for students from outside the Basque language geographical area
Applicants must be domiciled outside the Autonomous Community of the Basque Country, the Autonomous Community of Navarre and the French Basque region (Communauté Pays Basque). The call will be open from 4 October to 3 November.
Imanol Larrea to begin the first research project for the Alan R. King Basque Studies Chair
The Etxepare Basque Institute and the University of Wales Trinity Saint David have selected Imanol Larrea Mendizabal to carry out the first research project.
Submission now open for the Etxepare - LABORAL Kutxa Translation Prize
The call for entries from the two organising institutions, the Etxepare Basque Institute and LABORAL Kutxa, is open from June 13 to July 1.
Izaskun Larrieta selected for the 2022 Jon Bilbao Chair research residency
She will spend from August to September 2022 at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR), USA.
Open call for Alan R. King Research Fellowship
The Etxepare Basque Institute and the University of Wales Trinity Saint David have published a call for applications for a research fellowship. The closing date for applications is May 9th.
Call for entries in the Basque. Music. showcase at Primavera Pro is now open
The call for Basque bands or solo artists will be open through March 31st.
Call for applications: ‘learning tour’ to Flanders
These exchanges set out to foster cultural cooperation between FLANDERS – BASQUE COUNTRY in autumn 2022 and all of 2023, with the aim of creating projects with Flemish cultural and creative agents and promote the participation of Basque creators in events and festivals in Flanders.
Accepted abstracts: Identity and otherness: a comparative overview of Basque and Georgian literatures
From July 24-29, 2022, Tbilisi State University will host the 23rd Congress of the International Comparative Literature Association (ICLA). Organisers have made the accepted papers public ´Identity and otherness: a comparative overview of Basque and Georgian Literatures´.
Open call to select the Jon Bilbao Visiting Research Fellow
The Etxepare Basque Institute and the Nevada System of Higher Education (University of Nevada, Reno, USA) have announced a call to select the Jon Bilbao Visiting Research Fellow.
The call for research grants for Basque Studies at the University of Liverpool is open
The Manuel Irujo Chair at the University of Liverpool began the Manuel Irujo Scholarship in Basque Studies in 2019. From now until May 31, students are invited to apply for the 2022 scholarship.
Call for papers: Identity and otherness: a comparative overview of Basque and Georgian literatures
From July 24-29, 2022, Tbilisi State University will host the 23rd Congress of the International Comparative Literature Association (ICLA). The TSU’s Basque Language and Culture Lectureship, together with the Etxepare Basque Institute have organized a panel for the congress under the title “Identity and otherness: a comparative overview of Basque and Georgian Literatures”.