Guntars Godiņš translated

Guntars Godiņš translated "Kalevdēls - Kalevipoeg"


Guntars Godiņš´ latest translation "Kalevdēls - Kalevipoeg" (Neputns Publicing House, 2018) has come out and got lots of positive feedback both in Latvia and Estonia. Translating Estonian national epic into Latvian has been a huge work and it is an enormous achievement. There have been already several articles and interviews on Godiņš and "Kalevipoeg".&nbs ... Read more
Järvi Kokla got August Sang Poetry Translation Award

Järvi Kokla got August Sang Poetry Translation Award


Järvi Kokla is the laureate of August Sang Poetry Translation Award. The award was given for the first time and took place in International Translation Day, 30th September 2018, in Tartu. Kokla has translated Heli Laaksonen´s poetry from Southwest Finnish into Hiiu dialect in collection "Ole ise" (EKSA, 2017).The award was given for Kokla´s translation "Palla ... Read more
Program change! Muudatus kavas!

Program change! Muudatus kavas!


Poetry Ride is very sorry to announce that due to the serious illness, Juris Kronbergs can´t attend the Poetry Ride tour this year unlike prior information. We hope all the best for Mr. Gronbergs in getting well and wish to welcome new poetry rider, Mrs. Ieva Samauska from Latvia! * Kahjuks ei saa Juris Kronbergs raske haiguse tõttu o ... Read more