Why St George’s Day is marked in Catalonia with roses and books
Spain

Why St George’s Day is marked in Catalonia with roses and books

St George is the patron saint of Catalonia - but why do locals celebrate by exchanging red roses and books?

Ernest Hemingway’s favourite Spanish haunts
Spain

Ernest Hemingway’s favourite Spanish haunts

Bloody Easter: the origins of Norwegian holiday crime fiction
Norway

Bloody Easter: the origins of Norwegian holiday crime fiction

Ten strange things you never knew about Dante

Ten strange things you never knew about Dante

Dante Day: How Italy is celebrating its national poet

Dante Day: How Italy is celebrating its national poet

Dante’s last laugh: Why Italy’s national poet isn’t buried where you think he is

Dante’s last laugh: Why Italy’s national poet isn’t buried where you think he is

Seven must-read German books written by women
Germany

Seven must-read German books written by women

INTERVIEW: ‘I talk about the things you are not supposed to talk about’
Denmark

INTERVIEW: ‘I talk about the things you are not supposed to talk about’

New book digs up Stasi files on Günter Grass
Germany

New book digs up Stasi files on Günter Grass

Madrid Bookie: The intimate literary salon with big ambitions
Spain

Madrid Bookie: The intimate literary salon with big ambitions

Elena Ferrante: Italian author’s next novel to be published in English next year
Italy

Elena Ferrante: Italian author’s next novel to be published in English next year

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