NEW BOOKS IN FOREIGN LANGUAGES ::
Seiobo There Below in Croatian :: The new novel in Croatian has been published by Naklada Ocean More, translated by Viktorija Šantić.
The Melacholy of Resistance in Greek :: The second title by Polis Edition, translated by Ioanna Avramidou was published by end of 2016.
Seiobo There Below in Macedonian :: The second novel in Macedonian has been published by the publishing house Tri in Skopje, translated by Zlatko Panzov.
UK edition of The Last Wolf & Herman :: In a paperback edition in the series of Tuskar Rock Press in London has been published recently The Last Wolf & Herman, in the translation of George Szirtes and John Batki.
The Melacholy of Resistance in Hebrew :: Babel Publishing House has recently published its second Krasznahorkai novel in Tel Aviv, translated by Rami Shari.
War and War in Vietnamese :: The first novel in Vietnamese has been published by Nha Nam publishing house in Hanoi. Translated by Giap Van Chung.
November 3, 2016
Reading & conversation at the Literarischer Salon International, Köln / Essen, Germany :: Krasznahorkai is invited for an event in Essen by Claus Leggewie und Navid Kermani.
October 3-15, 2016
Literary project in Korčula, Croatia :: Krasznahorkai is invited with his literary project The Surface of a Drop of Water to the Croatian island Korčula by the Multimedijalni institut - MaMa.
September / October, 2016
READING TOUR IN HUNGARY :: On the occasion of the recently published new novel Baron Wenckheim's Homecoming (More details in the event calendar of Magvető Publishing House)
September 27, 2016
The Last Wolf & Herman in English :: New Directions will publish El Último Lobo (translated by George Szirtes) and Herman I: The Game Warden & Herman II: The Death of a Craft (translated by John Batki).
September 17, 2016
Dark Bookshow, Pesti Theater, Budapest, Hungary :: At a unique event Krasznahorkai presents his new novel Baron Wenckheim's Homecoming with the contribution of Enikő Eszenyi, actress, Endre Szemerédi, mathematician, Mihály Víg, poet, Krisztián Nyáry, publisher, Dr. Zsolt Unoka, psychiatrist, Pleso (Péter Plesovszki), diesel expert, the author and many others.
September 14, 2016
Baron Wenckheim's Homecoming in Hungarian :: Krasznahorkai's new novel will be published in Hungary by Magvető Publishing House accompanied by book presentations country-wide.
July / August, 2016
NEW BOOKS IN FOREIGN LANGUAGES / SUMMER READINGS ::
Satantango in Serbian :: The second title in Serbian has been recently published by Deret in Belgrade, translated by Zoltan Moguščij
The Melancholy of Resistance in Macedonian :: The Skopje based publishing house Tri has published Krasznahorkai's first book in Macedonian translated by Zlatko Panzov
The Melancholy of Resistance in French paperback :: The paperback edition of The Melancholy of Resistance has been published by Gallimard - Collection Folio.
May 20, 2016
New Directions 80th Birthday Party, New York, USA :: Krasznahorkai will join with a short reading to celebrate his American publishing house, New Directions on its 80th birthday in Greenlight Bookstore, Brooklyn.
New editions from England by Tuskar Rock Press :: War and War and Melancholy of Resistance will be published by Tuskar Rock Press in London, which is a boutique literary list selected by Colm Tóibín and Peter Straus, who are committed to publish Krasznahorkai's work in paperback edition in England.
Photoalbum on Krasznahorkai in progress :: Sylph Edition's Ornan Rotem second shooting in New York for the exclusive photo diary on Krasznahorkai's work in the New York Public Library for his New York novella.
until April 17, 2016
Exhibition “In Search of Prince Genji - Japan in Words and Images”, Budapest, Hungary :: Krasznahorkai contributed for the recent exhibition in Ferenc Hopp Museum for Asiatic Art with his text excerptions from his novel From the North by Hill, From the South by Lake, From the West by Roads, From the East by River.
April 14, 2016
Reading & conversation at Brown University, Providence, RI :: Krasznahorkai is invited to Brown University to it's reading series Writers on Writing.
Destruction and Sorrow beneath the Heaven in English :: Seagull Books will publish soon Krasznahorkai's latest book in English translated by Ottilie Mulzet.
December 14, 2015
Reading & conversation with Salman Rushdie, New York :: Krasznahorkai will take part in the reading and conversation series of 92nd Street Y community center.
October 28, 2015
September 20, 2015
Krasznahorkai at the Brooklyn Book Festival, New York :: Krasznahorkai will be appearing at the city's largest free literary festival, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.
May 28, 2015
Krasznahorkai's preface on Wolfgang Hilbig :: The Sleep of the Righteous by Wolfgang Hilbig was published byTwo Lines Press (San Francisco, CA) with the introduction of Krasznahorkai.
May 24, 2015
Hay Festival celebrates The Man Booker International Prize 2015 winner, Hay-on-Wye, Wales :: As the winner of the 2015 Man Booker International Prize, Krasznahorkai will be interviewed on stage of the Hay Festival by Marina Warner, the chair of judges of The Man Booker International Prize
May 19, 2015
Krasznahorkai won The Man Booker International Prize 2015, London, UK :: The 2015 Man Booker International Prize winner has been announced at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, where Krasznahorkai won the illustrious lifetime achievement award.
May 17, 2015
Guardian Live with the finalists of The Man Booker International Prize 2015, London, UK :: Krasznahorkai is invited to the event Guardian Live, in association with The British Library, which will be chiring by Claire Armitstead (Books Editor at the Guardian), will be chairing consisting of Q&As and readings by the finalists of The 2015 Man Booker International Prize.
April 27, 2015
Relation of Grace in French by Vagabond :: Relation of Grace, as the next book of Krasznahorkai in French will be published by Vagabond, Marseille, France.
Reading & Conversation in Pest County Library, Szentendre, Hungary :: András Kepes, journalist & writer meets Krasznahorkai.
April 8, 2015
Seiobo There Below in Spanish :: Seiobo There Below, as the next book of Krasznahorkai in Spanish will be published by Acantilado, Barcelona. Translated by Adan Kovacsics
March 29, 2015
Reading & Conversation on Passa Porta Festival, Brussels, Belgium :: Krasznahorkai takes part in one of the closure events of the 10th Passa Porta Festival
March 24, 2015
Krasznahorkai is shortlisted for The Man Booker International Prize 2015, London, UK :: The Man Booker International Prize 2015 list of finalists was revealed in London. Krasznahorkai is the first Hungarian writer who was nominated ever for this reknown award.
end of February, 2015
Die Welt voran - new book in Germany :: The World Goes on, the newest book of Krasznahorkai will be published in German by S.Fischer, Frankfurt am Main. Translated by Heike Flemming
December 12, 2014
The Melancholy of Resistance in Croatian :: As the third book of Krasznahorkai in Croatian is coming soon by Sareni Ducan in Koprivnica. Translated by Pataki Angéle
October 27-28, 2014
October 22-24, 2014
International Literarature Festival, Timișoara, Romania :: From October 22nd to 24th, the third International Literature Festival - under the motto “West of East / East of West” - takes place in the Romanian city of Timișoara where Krasznahorkai is invited to this year.
September 20, 2014
Krasznahorkai at the Internationales Literaturfestival Berlin 2014, Germany :: Also as the closure of LK 6.0 event series Krasznahorkai takes part at 14th ilb -- a slightly delayed literary performance with Thuon Burtevitz, Max Neumann und Joachim Sartorius to the 60th birthday of László Krasznahorkai. Laudator, moderator: Verena Auffermann
September 2-7, 2014
29th Vilenica International Literary Festival, Vilenica, Slovenia :: As the winner of the 2014 Vilenica Prize Krasznahorkai will take part in several events of the festival in Triest, Ljubljana and Lokev, where the Vilenica Cave is located.
America Award in Literature 2014 for Krasznahorkai, Los Angeles, US - The America Award, which describes itself as a modest attempt at providing alternatives to the Nobel Prize in Literature, was first presented in 1994. Among others Ko Un (2011), Javier Marías (2010), José Saramago (2004), Adonis (2003), Peter Handke (2002), Inger Christensen (2001), Jacques Roubaud (1999), Rafael Alberti (1998), Friederike Mayröcker (1997), Harold Pinter (1995) and Aimé Cesaire (1994) are on the American Award’s winner list
June 18, 2014
Meeting at JAK Camp, Kisoroszi, Hungary :: The József Attila Circle invited Krasznahorkai for it's lierary translator summer camp to Kisoroszi
May 22, 2014
Vilenica Prize for Krasznahorkai, Ljubljana, Slovenia :: Krasznahorkai won the Vilenica Prize, the well-respected central-European award in 2014. The news was released today in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The winner will receive the award at the 29th Vilenica International Literary Festival which is taking place between September 2 and 7.
May 10, 2014
At "European Voices in Translation" festival, Boston, US :: A reading and conversation with László Krasznahorkai and George Szirtes, moderated by James Wood
May 4, 2014
Krasznahorkai at PEN World Voices Festival, New York, US :: As one of the closing event in the Master/class of 10th Annual PEN World Voice Festival of International Literature László Krasznahorkai and Colm Tóibín meet on the stage of Cooper Union - Frederick P. Rose Auditorium
Seiobo There Below on the BTBA shortlist, Rochester, New York, US :: Seiobo There Below, the latest English novel of Krasznahorkai, translated by Ottilie Mulzet has been shortlisted in 2014 for Best Translated Book Award.
The Filter-Prize for Satantango, Netherland :: The Holland Satantango's translator, Mrs. Mari Alföldy was awarded with the Filter-Prize in 2014
April 28, 2014
Seiobo There Below won BTBA 2014, New York, US :: Krasznahorkai's last English language fiction, the Seiobo There Below won the Best Translated Book Award 2014 for Fiction. The prize is awarded for both, the author and the marvellous translation of Ottilie Mulzet. Krasznahorkai becomes the first repeat winner, his Satantango -- translated by George Szirtes, published also by NEW Directions --, won last year.
April 25, 2014
Reading at Brown University, Providence, US :: Krasznahorkai will have a reading at the Department of Comparative Literature invited by Professor Forrest Gander
April 22, 2014
Public reading at Columbia University, New York, US :: As a visiting professor at CU in spring semester Krasznahorkai will also have a reading which is open to the public :: More information coming soon
March 20, 2013
March 12, 2013
Seiobo There Below on the BTBA longlist, Rochester, New York, US :: Seiobo There Below - translated by Ottilie Mulzet, published by New Directions, New York - is among twenty-five titles on this year’s Best Translated Book Award Fiction Longlist. Krasznahorkai is listed second time in a row, he won BTBA 2013 with Satantango last year, translated by George Szirtes
March 10, 2014
LK 6.0 :: In Dialogue with Krasznahorkai's works - reader's theatre, Rózsavölgyi Saloon, Budapest, Hungary :: The event is based on Krasznahorkai's works with Enikő Eszenyi, Andrea Fullajtár, Bence Gelányi and Gábor Máté :: directed by András Jeles
March 5, 2014
February 28, 2014
Literary saloon, Eger, Hungary :: Krasznahorkai is invited for reading and conversation by a private literary saloon
February 27, 2014
Dot-hunting - LK 6.0, ELTE-University, Budapest, Hungary :: students read from Krasznahorkai's works. Introduction: Prof. Ernő Kulcsár-Szabó :: moderated by Prof. János Szávai, Prof. Tibor Gintli and the author
26 February, 2014
Lecture, MOME, Budapest, Hungary :: Krasznahorkai is invited by the Moholy-Nagy University
21 January, 2014
Krasznahorkai is looking for his place - LK 6.0 :: Petőfi Literary Museum, Budapest, Hungary :: Six great literary critics - Gergely Angyalosi, Tibor Keresztury, István Margócsy, Sándor Radnóti, Zsuzsa Selyem and László Szörényi - invited to a discussion on Krasznahorkai's literary world :: moderated by András Kepes
8 January, 2014
War and War complete edition - LK 6.0, Writers Bookshop, Budapest, Hungary :: The author presents the the "Entire Story" of the project War and War in the company of János Szegő, editor of Magvető publishing house
6 January, 2014
Gábor Gadó for LK 6.0, Rózsavölgyi Saloon, Budapest, Hungary :: As the initial event of the program series LK 6.0 Gábor Gadó plays in Rózsavölgyi Szalon organized by Magvető publishing house -- private event
5 January, 2014
LK 6.0, Hungary-Germany :: In the occasion of Krasznahorkai's 60th birthday an event series - concerts, readings, book presentations - will be held in Germany and Hungary during the year. Detailed program list will be announced soon
18-22 December 2013
28 November 2013
Asztali beszélgetések at PIM, Budapest, Hungary :: Krasznahorkai talks with Jutta Hausmann Lutheran pastor in Petőfi Literary Museum in the frame of the event series "Asztali beszélgetések"
The Bill has been issued :: As the first volume of the new series at Sylph Editions (London, UK), The Art Monographs, The Bill, a special edition of Krasznahorkai's short story has been published. This latest work of the publisher house from London led by Ornan Rotem, is a real masterpiece!
Guerre et Guerre, Paris, France :: Krasznahorkai's new novel War and War in French follows the recently published Isaias has Come, by Edition Cambourakis. In the same time of the hard copie's publication, the "Entire Story" of Guerre et Guerre can be followed on the special website set by the publishing house :: here
War and War coming out in Croatian :: War and War will be published by publishing house Naklada Oceanmore (Zagreb, Croatia) as Krasznahorkai's third book in Croatian
El último lobo in Croatian :: El último lobo has been published by publishing house MaMa (Zagreb, Croatia), translated by Viktorija Šantić
Guerre et Guerre, Paris, France :: Krasznahorkai's new novel War and War in French follows the recently published Isaias has Come, by Edition Cambourakis
25 October 2013
Krasznahorkai in Belgrade, Serbia :: In occasion of Krasznahorkai's recently published Melancholy of Resistance in Serbian he will be present at the International Belgrade Book Fare 2013.
24 September, 2013
6-8 September 2013
Best Translated Book Award for Satantango, Rumania :: Satantango, translated by Anamaria Pop, won the Best Translated Book Award of the Gala Industriei de Carte din România this year.
Isaias Has Come in French :: The novel WAR AND WAR will be published in French by Edition Cambourakis in October. The first part of the project Isaias Has Come is already available in French bookstores. Both were translated by Mde Joelle Dufeuilly perfectly as always. Edition Cambourakis sets up a special website to show the "Entire Story" of War and War -- more details soon
Books in new languages* :: Krasznahorkai's first book in Serbian and Croatian will be published this month :: Melancholy of Resistance by Platobooks (Belgrad) and The Last Wolf by MaMa (Zagreb)
Books in new languages** :: thanks for Ms. Laurence Laluyaux at the literary agency Rogers, Coleridge & White Krasznahorkai's titles will be available soon in new langugaes like Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Vietnamese, Chinese and Galician
Magazin Vagant on Krasznahorkai, Oslo, Norway :: The magazine Vagant has come out with some Krasznahorkai text and an excellent essay by Scott Esposito. Source is Music & Literature Nr.2.
30, 31 July 2013
Satantango in Turkey, Istanbul, Turkey :: Satantango has been published in Turkish by Can Yayinlari
10 June, 2013
Literarium at Palace of Art (MÜPA), Budapest, Hungary :: Literary event with László Krasznahorkai and his guests
3 June, 2013
Babits Prize award ceremony, Petőfi Literary Museum, Budapest, Hungary :: the Babits Prize has been awarded to László Krasznahorkai by the Hungarian Literary History Association this year
Satantango won the BTBA 2013, New York, US :: The Best Translated Book Award has announced, among the 431 eligible books the winner this year was Satantango, translated from Hungarian by George Szirtes. Find more information on the websites below :: ndbooks.com :: mookseandgripes.com :: booktrade.info :: publishingperspectives.com :: hvg.hu
9 May, 2013
Book presentation at the II. Rákóczi Ferenc County Library, Miskolc, Hungary :: event with László Krasznahorkai as part of the reading tour in Hungary in the occasion of the recently published book Megy a világ (World Goes on)
7 May, 2013
Book presentation at the Móra Kollégium, Szeged, Hungary :: event with László Krasznahorkai as part of the reading tour in Hungary in the occasion of the recently published book Megy a világ (World Goes on)
2 May, 2013
Book presentation at the Vértes Agóra, Tatabánya, Hungary :: event with László Krasznahorkai as part of the reading tour in Hungary in the occasion of the recently published book Megy a világ (World Goes on)
25 April, 2013
Book presentation at the PE-Éjszakai Egyetem, Veszprém, Hungary :: Théseustól kicsit észak-északnyugatra (North-Northwest of Theseus) - next event with László Krasznahorkai as part of the reading tour in Hungary in the occasion of the recently published book Megy a világ (World Goes on)
21 April, 2013
Théseustól kicsit észak-északnyugatra (North-Northwest of Theseus), Budapest, Hungary :: performed by László Krasznahorkai in the occasion of his recently published book Megy a világ (World Goes on) at the International Book Festival, Budapest, Millenáris Park, Osztovits-hall
18 April, 2013
Book presentation at the House of Arts, Pécs, Hungary :: next event with László Krasznahorkai as part of the reading tour in Hungary in the occasion of the recently published book Megy a világ (World Goes on)
11 April, 2013
Satantango is finalist for the BTBP 2013, US :: The Best Translated Book Award short list were announced. There were 431 eligible books this year (the largest number to date), only 16 of which were selected for this honor.
8 April, 2013
Deutsche Schule Budapest - Thomas Mann Gymnasium, Budapest, Hungary :: Conversation with the high school students
4 April, 2013
New book Megy a világ (World Goes on) :: A new collection of short stories in Hungarian has been published by Magvető Publishing House
Music & Literature on Krasznahorkai, US :: The new issue of M&L arts magazine has been published in the US. This thematic issue contains excerpts of novels, unpublished texts, interviews, essays, photos, also in focus of works which were made in collaborations with Béla Tarr and Max Neumann.
2 March, 2013
Satantango is nominated for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2013 :: Independent Foreign Fiction Prize longlist has announced in London, UK
New book Megy a világ (World Goes on) coming soon :: A new collection of short stories in Hungarian will be published at end of the month by Magvető Publishing House
1 March, 2013
Reading in Stadtmuseum Dresden, Germany
Krasznahorkai's short story for The New York Times, USA :: Someone’s Knocking at My Door published in New York Times this January is to find among the special readings of this website and also in The Opinion Page of NYT online issue under Anxiety
19 February, 2013
Reading at the Hungarian Embassy of Israel, Budapest, Hungary :: llan Mor, Ambassador of Israel and László Krasznahorkai read from the book War and War by the author in Hebrew and in Hungarian
12 January 2013
Krasznahorkai's short story in The New York Times, USA :: The editors of Anxiety recently asked the Hungarian novelist to contribute to the series, which has been just published under the title Someone’s Knocking at My Door
Invitation to India, New Delhi :: Krasznahorkai is invited to the Almost Island Literary Conference in New Delhi 2013 December
Satantago in Norway, Cappelen Damm As, Oslo, Norway :: Krasznahorkai's first novel in Norwegian will be published presumably in 2014 by Cappelen Damm As
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Audiobook Animalinside, Budapest, Hungary :: the recently recorded audiobook with the author in Hungarian is available by Vox Libris
Satantago in Rumanian, Curtea Veche, Bucharest, Rumania :: the first book in Rumanian has been published by Curtea Veche
7 December, 2012
Prima Primissima Prize, Budapest, Hungary :: the Prima Primissima Prize in Literature has been awarded to László Krasznahorkai
5 December, 2012
London Review Bookshop, London, UK :: Conversation with Colm Tóibín
29 November, 2012
Zrínyi Miklós Gimnázium, Budapest, Hungary :: Reading and conversation in the high school
25 November, 2012
Hallen für Neue Kust, Schaffhausen, Swiss :: What the hero Korin seeks by Mario Merz? :: A Sunday Matinee with Barbara Plambeck
Satanstango in Dutch, Wereldbibliotheek, Amsterdam, Holland :: the first book in Dutch has been published by Wereldbibliotheek
Seiobo auf Erden (Seiobo There Below), S. Fischer Verlag, Frankfurt am Main, Germany ::has been published as paperback in Germany
20 August, 2012
Edinburgh International Book Festival 2012, Edinburgh, Scotland :: reading in the Corner Theatre
Spycher-Residency, Leuk, Swiss
30 July, 2012
Photos about the US reading tour in June :: see here
25 July, 2012
NEW video releases :: see here
Readings in the US :: Reading tour with the recently published novel Satantango ................ June 11, 7 pm :: New York :: Paula Cooper Gallery .. ................. .......... ................. ...... .. ... . ... .. June 13, 4 pm :: Washington DC :: Library of Congress Poetry and Literature Center ...... .. June 28, 7 pm :: San Francisco :: City Lights Bookstore . ..... ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... ..... July 2, 7 pm :: New York :: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
May 13-17, 2012
3rd International Writers Festival, Jerusalem, Israel :: Invitation to the 3rd International Writers Festival to be held at Mishkenot Sha'ananim on the occasion of the recently publishedWar and War in Hebrew by Babel Publishing House. :: Krasznahorkai will hold the opening speech on 13 May in the name of foreign guest writers
13 April, 2012
"Várad Törzsasztal", Nagyvárad, Romania :: Reading in the Library of Ady Endre High School
29 March, 2012
Théâtre de l’Odéon, Paris, France :: Premiere of the theatre adaptation by Frank Ferrara of the novel Satantango, Cie Machine Theater (Montpellier) in the program series Lectures hongroises, Hongrie!
15 March, 2012
Booksa Club, Zagreb, Croatia :: Presentation of the in Croatian recently published short story The Last Wolf organized by the Multimedijalni Institut. Other stops of the book presentations tour :: 27 March: Rijeka :: 4-5 April: Skopje :: 6-10 April: Belgrade and Novi Sad :: 20 April: Split :: 21 April: Mostar.
5 March, 2012
Publication date of Nem kérdez, nem válaszol (There Is No Question, There Is No Answer):: The newest book of Laszlo Krasznahorkai was published in Hungarian by Magvető
24 February, 2012
23 February, 2012
Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary :: conversation with students in the frame of the Trefort Irodalmi Esték
18 February, 2012
Schaubühne, Berlin, Germany :: German premiere of the play The Well-Tempered Clavier by David Marton based on the novel Melancholy of Resistance
27 January, 2012
MC93 Bobigny, Paris, France :: French premiere of the play The Well-Tempered Clavier by David Marton based on the novel Melancholy of Resistance