News about the Basque language, culture and contemporary creation.
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2020 MIN Awards: now open for online public vote
This year marks the 12th edition of the Independent Music Awards and the public vote is open until 10 February. The names of the artists registered have recently been announced.
Illustrator Elena Odriozola shortlisted for the Hans Christian Andersen award
IBBY, the International Board on Books for Young People, has just announced this year’s nominees for the Hans Christian Andersen Awards. Six artists have been shortlisted.
A spate of Basque nominations at the Goyas
The Goya Awards given every year by the Spanish Academy of Cinematographic Arts and Sciences are around the corner and a wide range of Basque films and cinema professionals have been nominated.
Letters between Zaldua and Robertson collected in a book
Over the course of 2019, Basque writer Iban Zaldua and Scottish writer James Robertson took part in Chejov vs Shakespeare, a project promoted by the Etxepare Basque Institute as part of the Scotlan...
Irene Larraza: "The BIKAIN award is the result of our work, not a goal in itself"
The end of the year is approaching and, as always, it is time to take stock of the past 12 months. 2019 has been a year full of progress and special initiatives that have led to many changes in the...
Etxepare Basque Institute awarded the BIKAIN gold certificate
The Etxepare Basque Institute received the BIKAIN gold certificate yesterday at an event held at the Kursaal in San Sebastián. This certificate accredits a certain level of standardization i...
EUNIC Board of Directors at the Basque Delegation in Brussels
The EUNIC network Board of Directors will meet on December 11 at the Basque Government delegation in Brussels. It will be the second time in history for the Basque delegation to host this regu...
Poetry with music in Basque and Gaelic, from Edinburgh to Durango
At the Edinburgh International Book Festival held last August, Bertsolari and writer Uxue Alberdi participated in an event entitled ´Throwing Voices´, together with Scottish poet Ciara ...
Eider Rodriguez to represent Basque literature at the Guadalajara Book Fair
The Guadalajara International Book Fair, commonly known as FIL Guadalajara, opened its doors on November 30, and once again the presence of Basque literature is guaranteed. This...