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Bands Liher, Grande Days and Joseba Irazoki eta Lagunak to perform at BIME City’s Basque Music Showcase
Basque bands Liher, Grande Days and Joseba Irazoki eta Lagunak will be the ambassadors of the Basque Music initiative at one of the most important international music events of the year: the Bizkai...
Berri Txarrak and Basque language #1
Basque band Berri Txarrak is coming to the end of their music career. As they have been on an international tour this year to celebrate their upcoming retirement, the Etxepare Basque Institute deci...
The autumn programme of #ScotlandGoesBasque in pictures
From October 11 to 20, Euskera and contemporary Basque creation were once again in the news in Scotland. This time the focus was on documentary cinema and the university environment: three document...
William A. Douglass Chair focuses on revitalization of Basque and support for indigenous languages
A new edition of the William Douglass Chair will be held at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst on October 28 and 29. Linguistics expert Ane Ortega Etcheverry has been invited as the guest spea...
Ainara Munt receives the Etxepare-LABORAL Kutxa Translation Award
Ainara Munt Ojanguren (b. Zaragoza, 1975) has won the fifth Etxepare – LABORAL Kutxa Translation Award for her translation into Catalan of Joseba Sarrionandia’s collection of poetry Hil...
Basque band Topa-K to participate at Womex
Womex, the world’s biggest meeting of music professionals, will be held in the city of Tampere, Finland, from October 23 to 27. The folk and world music fair will celebrate its nineteenth edi...
Translations of Basque novels recently published with the 2018 subsidies from the Etxepare Basque Institute
The 2018 Etxepare Basque Institute subsidies for the translation of Basque books into other languages have borne fruit. Among the 15 subsidized translations, three have been published recently: the...
Ángel Erro to attend several literature events in Germany
Basque poet, columnist and translator Angel Erro will be participating in several events organised by readerships in Berlin and Leipzig from October 16 to 20. Today he is offering a poetry reading ...
Hakima Flissi, Mississippi Queen and Nerabe, selected performers for the Artistas en Ruta concerts
The AIE performers’ association has chosen the line-up for the Artistas en Ruta programme during the first half of 2020. All the performers – including the three Basque bands on the lis...