Institut Ramon LLull



13/12/2019 Culture

Folklorist Michael Mason, translator Annie Bats and professor and translator Ko Tazawa, winners of the 2019 Ramon Llull Awards

This past Friday, in Andorra, the Ramon Llull Foundation handed out the Ramon Llull International Awards to people or institutions outside the linguistic domain who have worked to promote the Catalan ...
New York
26/01/2018 Literature

Open Call for Three Grants for Catalan Literature

The Official Journal of the Government of Catalonia (DOGC) has published the announcement for the three grants Institut Ramon Llull offers for disseminating Catalan literature abroad. 
21/11/2017 Literature

The Institut Ramon Llull hosts a translation seminar of Catalan into Hebrew with six recognised Israeli translators

The Bernard Lesfargues library of translations, located in the Palau del Baró de Quadras, headquarters of the Institut Ramon Llull, will host next Tuesday to Thursday a literary translation seminar ...
02/11/2017 Performing

The Sala Beckett and the Institut Ramon Llull are mounting the first edition of the Seminar on the Translation of Contemporary Catalan and Balearic Theatre

The Sala Beckett and the Institut Ramon Llull are organising the first seminar on the translation of contemporary Catalan theatre in order to raise international awareness of Catalan and Balearic playwriting ...
02/10/2017 Language

The beginning of the specialization course in Catalan Studies: literary translation

This Monday the specialization course in Catalan Studies (literary translation) gets underway, organized by the Institute Ramon Llull in collaboration with the University of Vic-Central University of ...
22/10/2016 Literature

European Network for Literary Translation – ENLIT – launched at the Frankfurt Book Fair

Today, this year’s annual meeting for members of the European network for the promotion of translations saw the official founding of ENLIT, the European Network for Literary Translation. The network ...
06/10/2016 Literature

Translators take centre stage at two literary encounters organised by the IRL and the Han Nefkens Foundation

The Institut Ramon Llull and the Han Nefkens Foundation have joined forces to turn the spotlight on literary translators of works of Catalan literature into other languages, who are crucial for making ...
30/09/2016 Literature

The bookseller Paula Jarrin will be the curator of the participation of Catalonia and the Balearic Islands as guests of honour at the Bologna Book Fair

The jury appointed to choose the curatorship project for the participation of Catalonia and the Balearic Islands as guests of honour at the next Bologna Children’s and Young Adults’ Book Fair ...
28/10/2015 Literature

The Boys: book release with author Toni Sala and translator Mara Faye Lethem

Two Lines Press announces the release of The Boys, from Catalan author Toni Sala and translated by Mara Faye Lethemm on Tuesday, November 3. Both the author and translator ...
02/10/2015 Literature

The first French translation of The Garden of the Seven Twilights published by Zulma

After publishing the previous two volumes of this work by Miquel de Palol, Phrixos le fou (Phrixos the Fool, March 2013) and À bord du Googol (On Board the Googol, September 2013), the French publishing ...
18/09/2015 Literature

Joan Sales’s classic Uncertain Glory will be in German bookshops on 28th September

This autumn German readers will be able to read one of the classics of Catalan literature: Uncertain Glory, by Joan Sales. A novel of ethics and ideas, considered one of the best books about the Civil ...
17/07/2015 Culture

Creamap, the interactive map of Catalan culture in the world

It is possible to view all the work being done by Catalan artists around the world. This is the idea behind Creamap, a portal developed by the Ramon Llull Institute that allows geotagging of all activities ...
02/07/2015 Language

The Institut Ramon Llull is hosting the onsite workshop of the Catalan Studies Specialisation Course: Literary Translation

The Palau del Baró de Quadras, the home of the Institut Ramon Llull will be hosting the onsite sessions of the first Catalan Studies Specialisation Course: Literary Translation from 6 to 10 July. ...
15/06/2015 Literature

Pep Guardiola pays tribute to Martí i Pol in Munich with the Institut Ramon Llull and the Goethe Institut

The former manager of FC Barcelona and current manager of Bayern Munich, Josep Guardiola, will be introducing the German public to the figure of Miquel Martí i Pol, one of the most important voices ...
New York
21/04/2015 Literature

Peter Bush is a candidate for the PEN Translation Prize 2015 for The Gray Notebook

Peter Bush has been shortlisted for the PEN Translation Prize 2015 for his translation of El quadern gris by Josep Pla. The prize is awarded by the PEN American Center, an institution that promotes ...
New York
23/02/2015 Literature

Saint Jordi’s Day: An evening on Josep Pla with Jordi Puntí and Colm Tóibin

On April 23, Saint Jordi’s Day, Catalonians offer books and flowers to loved ones in honor of Barcelona’s patron saint. In a New York version of this tradition, Jordi Puntí and Colm ...
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