News about the Basque language, culture and contemporary creation.
Euskara. Kultura. Mundura.
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.
‘Besteen Ahotsa/La Voix des Autres’, a conference on multilingualism and literature
This new initiative will take place online from 13 to 14 October. The deadline for submission of proposals is 15 August. Registration will begin in September and will be free of charge.
‘Bikaintasuna Euskal Ikasketetan XI’ examines the concepts of border and movement
The course ´Bikaintasuna Euskal Ikasketetan XI´ (Excellence in Basque Studies XI) will be held on July 19- 20 at Palacio Miramar in San Sebastián. The event will be both in person and online via zoom. You can choose how to participate in the course at the time of enrolment; the deadline for registration is the 18th of this month.
Two Basque galleries at the 40th edition of ARCO
CarrerasMugica and Cibrián will each have a stand at the 40th edition of the international contemporary art fair from 7 to 11 July at the IFEMA exhibition centre of Madrid.
Four Basque companies at the TAC festival in Valladolid
Dantzaz, Pez Limbo, Amaia Elizaran and Eva Guerrero will be there from July 7-10 as part of the BASQUE. PERFORMING ARTS. Programme, under the auspices of the Etxepare Basque Institute.