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Sven Kuzmins

Sven Kuzmins (1985) is a Latvian writer and artist. He studied painting and graphic design at the Art Academy of Latvia and Manchester Metropolitan University, partly out of love for arts, but...

Žanete Vēvere Pasqualini

Žanete Vēvere Pasqualini was born in Riga. She worked for the Latvian Embassy in Rome, which has led to her now dividing her time between Latvia and Italy, and has translated...

Jana Egle

Jana Egle was born in 1963 in a small village in the border area of Latvia, at that time occupied by the Soviet Union. Her poetry and short stories have appeared in several literary magazines and...

Alise Redviņa

Alise Redviņa was born in Latvia in 1995 and started writing fiction at age eight. Several of her short stories have been published in periodicals and online platforms in Latvia. She studies...

Arvis Viguls

Arvis Viguls is a poet and translator. His first two poetry collections, Istaba (2009) and 5:00 (2012), were published to great critical acclaim and won several prizes, including...

Dana Golin

Dana Golin was born in Riga, Latvia and has lived in the US since 1981. Her own poems (in Russian,) appear in Gvideon, Novy Zhurnal, Storony Sveta, and Druzhba Narodov, and her translations in...

Imants Ziedonis

Imants Ziedonis, though born and raised in a Latvian fishing village, since early childhood has felt closest to the countryside. Since the 1960s he has been one of Latvia's most prominent...
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