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19/05/2018 Culture

Talk about tible and Catalan sardana

Catalan musician Xavi Piñol will deliver a talk on Catalan traditional dance, la sardana, on Saturday 19 May at New North Academy in London. This event has been organised by CatalansUK.
15/05/2018 Culture

Talk by Matthew Tree: "Catalonia and how it got that way"

The Cambridge University Catalan Society will host a talk by Matthew Tree, English writer resident in Catalonia, on May 15 at 4:30pm at the Bowett Room at Queen's College in Cambridge. The talk will be followed by the announcement of the winners of the Floral Games, and an informal dinner at the Mill.
15/05/2018 Literature

Applications now open for three grants that aim to promote Catalan literature abroad

The public calls for applications to opt for three of Institute Ramon Llull’s grants that encourage the promotion of Catalan literature abroad have been published in the Official Journal of the Government of Catalonia.  
Ullapool, Scotland 
12/05/2018 Literature

Teresa Solana at Ullapool Book Festival 2018

Catalan novelist Teresa Solana will be at Ullapool Book Festival on Saturday, 12 May 2018 at 3:30pm, in a joint session with Gaelic author John D Urquhart. Simultaneous translation by Peter Bush (Catalan to English) and Morag Stewart (Gaelic to English) will be provided.
St Andrews 
11/05/2018 Literature

Reading by Catalan poet Francesc Parcerisas at St Andrews University

The Centre for Poetic Innovation of the Universities of St Andrews and Dundee will host a reading by Catalan poet Francesc Parcerisas on Friday 11 May from 5-7pm at St Andrews University. The reading will be followed by a roundatble with Robert Crawford, Anna Crowe, and Peter Mackay.

Maria Camahort Quintet new album launch and concert at Cervantes Theatre London

Maria Camahort Quintet presents her new album Iberian Colours in concert at the Cervantes Theatre in London at 6pm on Sunday 6 May 2018.
UK Tour 
03/05/2018 Music

La Pegatina to perform in London, Manchester, and Edinburgh as part of world tour

Catalan energetic band La Pegatina will play in London on 30 April, in Manchester on 2 May, and in Edinburgh on 3 May.
01/05/2018 Literature

Mercè Rodoreda's Death in Spring published by Penguin on April 5

World-renowned publisher Penguin will publish Mercè Rodoreda’s Death in Spring (translated by Martha Tennent and Introduction by Colm Tóibín) on 5 April 2018.  
30/04/2018 Culture

Conference-dinner with Vicent Sanchis

CatalansUK have invited Catalan TV3 Director Vicent Sanchis for a conference-dinner in London on Monday, 30 April 2018 at 7:30pm. 
28/04/2018 Literature

Conference-dinner with Empar Moliner

CatalansUK have invited Catalan writer Empar Moliner for a conference-dinner in London on Saturday, 28 April 2018 at 8pm.
26/04/2018 Literature

Book launch: Bloody Roots by Noèlia Díaz Vicedo

Catalan poet Noèlia Díaz Vicedo will be presenting her poem collection Bloody Roots at Caravansérail Bookshop on Thursday 26 April at 6.30pm.
Galway, Ireland 
26/04/2018 Literature

Eduard Màrquez at Cúirt International Festival of Literature

Eduard Márquez, Catalan writer and the author of poetry books, children's stories, tales and novels, will participate in the event World Perspectives: Eduard Màrquez, Norbert Gstrein, and Hédi Kaddour on 26 April at 6pm as part of Cúirt International Festival of Literature in Galway, Ireland. This event is presented in association with the Institut Ramon Llull for Catalan Language and Culture, and the French ...
25/04/2018 Language

Pre-registration for tests to obtain Catalan language official certificates now open

On Thursday 1 March begins the pre-registration period for the year's first round of tests to obtain Catalan language certificates from the Institut Ramon Llull (IRL), a period which will end on 25 April. The IRL certificates demonstrate the level of knowledge of Catalan for both academic and employment purposes (public administration, companies, institutions) and are divided into five levels in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
22/04/2018 Culture

Celebrate Sant Jordi in Dublin with Casal Català d'Irlanda

The Casal Català d’Irlanda will celebrate Saint George’s Day on Sunday 22nd April at Chapters Bookstore in Parnell Street, Dublin from 3pm onwards.  
22/04/2018 Culture

Sant Jordi in London at Borough Market on Sunday 22 April

Sant Jordi / St George is celebrated both in England and Catalonia. In recognition of this, the Catalan Government and organisations join up once again with London Borough Market to present a festive day of arts, roses and books on Sunday 22 April 2018 from 12pm to 4pm. Newham Bookshop will join us once again with a book stall with translations of Catalan literature. Free event, all welcome!  
12/04/2018 Literature

Institute Ramon Llull at the London Book Fair 2018

For the first time, Institute Ramon Llull will have its own stand at the London Book Fair. This year’s dates are 10-12 April 2018.
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