Photo by Soňa Pokorná Interview by Filip Noubel, published in Global Voices, 9th July 2020. “Czech society hasn’t begun to face its pre-1989 [the end of communism, also known as the Velvet Revolution] past. And … Read more »
The online interview with Radka Denemarková held by the director of the Czech Center Milano, Simona Calboli, and by the translator and university professor of the University of Padua, Alessandro Catalano. Chiara Macconi, professor at … Read more »
Video with English subtitles
Interview with Anita Musioł in English. Published in the Polish journal Przekrój, 8. 4. 2020. Read interview
One more note regarding certain issues. It was easier for the Taiwanese authorities to act because the public was eager to follow the measures rapidly put in place by the state. Most Taiwanese experienced SARS, … Read more »
Don’t forget that in January, no one knew about the virus, we had no reliable information. Totalitarian China kept all information secret (what is shocking is the case of Li Wenliang, a Chinese doctor who … Read more »
Because I am getting more and more questions from the Czech Republic about COVID-19, I asked my amazing assistant to publish here my experience about the epidemic in Taiwan. Taiwan belongs to a list of … Read more »
The Asymptote Journal published a short fragment of Radka Denemarkova´s newest book „Hours of Lead“.
Leuk Literature Prize was this year awarded to Radka Denemarkova. The Schloss Leuk Foundation, which has expedited the reconstruction of the medieval castle at the same-named community of Oberwallis, has initiated a number of socio-cultural … Read more »
In memory of the poet H. C. Artmann the city of Salzburg in cooperation with the Literaturhaus Salzburg has been awarding the H. C. Artmann Grant since 2008. The awarded artists are entitled to two- … Read more »
One short essay about the Nobel Prize winner Herta Müller (in Czech language only).
Interview with Filip Noubel in the online platform Asymptote. Interview
Radka Denemarková talks about the German translation “A Contribution to the History of Joy”. Video in German language.
The Czech Republic is the leading Participant at Leipzig Book Fair 2019. We bring you an overview of events attended by Radka Denemarková. March 21st, 2019 (10:15 AM – 11 AM) Radka Denemarková: A Contribution … Read more »
View the Video in Czech Language Hours of Lead A comprehensive novel inspired by author´s stays in China The same decisive sentence will strike into fate of families of different generations from several European countries … Read more »
Take a look at the photos from the book launch of Hours of Lead / Hodiny z olova, which took place on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at the Lucerna Gallery in Prague. Fotoreport: book launch … Read more »
A comprehensive interview with Kateřina Mázdrová was published in Czech magazine Respekt (05.01.2019). Not only about the new novel Hodiny z olova / Hours of Lead. „The book is written from the perspective of my experiences while staying in … Read more »
Radka Denemarková is a new “Graz City Writer” (Austria) from 1st September 2017 to 31st August 2018. There were of 61 applications from 29 countries in total. In the explanatory statement of the jury: “The Prague writer Radka … Read more »
PRAGUE. Městská knihovna Praha, Wednesday 25th January 2017, 7 p.m. Talking about books-friends living on the wooden shelves of the library, in the vicinity of which Radka Denemarková lives and works, and about a wonder … Read more »
PRAGUE. Presidential Lounge of the Rudolfinum, 18th December 2016, at 10 a.m. WALD Press publisher was founded in 1995 in the honour of František Wald (1861-1930), professor of theoretical chemistry and metallurgy, and Dean of the Czech … Read more »
Peníze od Hitlera (Money from Hitler) Spanish edition: El dinero de Hitler. Translated by Elena Buixaderas. Galaxia Gutenberg, Barcelona 2015. Rights sold to: Sweden, Macedonia, France, China, and Serbia. Příspěvek k dějinám radosti (A Contribution to … Read more »
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The novel Contribution to the History of joy is nominated for the Czech Book Award 2015! VOTE HERE. Deadline: 12th May 2015. Award winners will be announced on 14th May, 5 p.m., at the Book … Read more »
CZECH RADIO VLTAVA. Telefonotéka, 23. 3. 2015 at 9:30. On Monday, 23rd March 2015, Radka Denemarková will be a guest of TELEFONOTÉKA on the Czech Radio Vltava station (live broadcast from 9:30 to 11:20). Telephone … Read more »