After the novel "Time Shelter" British readers can get acquainted with another book by Georgi Gospodinov - "Physics of Sorrow". It is now published for the first time in the UK, alongside his 80-page memoir. In an interview for The Guardian..
In front of a packed room of literary connoisseurs at the iconic Rizzoli Bookstore in New York, Booker laureate Angela Rodel presented her translation of the novel The Case of Cem , one of Vera Mutafchieva's best-known works. The..
The first edition of BNR's Ambassadors of Bulgarian Culture initiative has reached its glorious finale. The campaign, in which listeners were invited to nominate their favourites for the Ambassadors of Bulgarian Culture Award, was launched in 2021,..
Leïla Slimani, the French-Moroccan author was a guest at the 11 th edition of the Sofia International Literary Festival. She is one of the most famous writers and novelists in France and the French-speaking countries, winner of the Goncourt prize..
Georgi Gospodinov w о n the Boccaccio Literary Prize. He is one of the three laureates of the 42 nd edition of the Giovanni Boccaccio Literary Prize, along with journalist Stefania Battistini and playwright Marco Paolini. Walter Veltroni chaired the..
Being a city with a history spanning more than 8,000 years, Sofia has its secrets, even for the people whose families have lived there for generations. “In Sofia, time passes according to its own rules, and to capture the city in a photograph, you..
Writer Georgi Gospodinov, winner of the most prestigious literary award Booker for 2023, is a guest of the Burgas Beach Reads festival, which takes place from 9 to 13 August in Burgas. Mr. Mr. Gospodinov will meet his audience on Friday -..
The USA-born translator Angela Rodel was awarded the Contribution to the Development of Bulgarian Culture award by the Minister of Culture Krastyu Krastev. The prestigious prize was awarded for Angela Rodel's contribution to the popularisation of..
Bulgarian writer Georgi Gospodinov and translator Angela Rodel have become winners of the 2023 Booker international literary prize with the novel Time Shelter . This is the first Bulgarian novel to win the prestigious award. The distinction is given..
Georgi Gospodinov’s novel Time Shelter has entered the shortlist of 6 books for the international Booker prize, Leila Slimani, chair of the jury and winner of the Goncourt prize has announced. Georgi Gospodinov is the first Bulgarian writer..