News about the Basque language, culture and contemporary creation.
Euskara. Kultura. Mundura.
Miren Agur Meabe awarded Spain’s National Poetry Prize
This is the first time that a book in Basque has received the award. The poetry book ‘Nola gorde errautsa kolkoan’ was released in 2020 by Susa Publishers.
Meeting with the Québec Delegate
Etxepare Basque Institute Director, Irene Larraza, and Québec’s Delegate in the Iberian Peninsula, Isabelle Dessureault met this morning to discuss joint projects between Quebecois and Basque institutions in the area of culture.
Pererindod: the sounds of the Basque landscape and a lively dialogue
Asisko Urmeneta eta Oihana Iguaran eta Amaia Gabantxoren proiektu digitalak martxan dira, Invertigo, Cwmni Tebot eta Etxepare Euskal Institutuak Galesen antolatu duten ekimen digitalari esker.
Kimuak wins the Zinemira Award at the San Sebastian Film Festival
The Basque short film programme promoted by the Etxepare Basque Institute and the Basque Film Archive has received the award for the career of an outstanding personality in the field of Basque cinema.
Meeting between the Basque and Spanish Ministers for Culture at the Etxepare Basque Institute
The Basque Minister for Culture and Language Policy, Bingen Zupiria, and the Spanish Minister for Culture and Sport, Miquel Iceta, met this morning at the Etxepare Basque Institute’s headquarters in San Sebastián.
Working meeting with Georgian delegation
This academic year the Etxepare Basque Institute is launching a new Basque Language and Culture Chair at the Tbilisi State University (TSU) in Tbilisi, Georgia. The director of Etxepare, Irene Larraza, welcomed the representatives of the university and the Georgian ambassador on Friday, September 17th.
Basquemusic.eus website presented at Mercat de Música Viva de Vic
Mercat de Música Viva (MMVV) is currently underway in Vic, Catalunya. This annual meeting place for all music industry professionals was chosen as the venue to present the website basquemusic.eus, a tool to promote the Basque music scene abroad and further opportunities for all involved in the music industry.
Basque Theatre: of Giants and Ants
In the ´BASQUE. Theatre´ book, Aizpea Goenaga and Pedro Barea have studied and recorded the different situations in which the sector finds itself in the Basque Country, Navarre and Iparralde.
Liher and Ezpalak will perform at the Suns Europe festival
The performing arts festival that focuses on European minority languages will be held between July 17 and August 22.