Číst Havla/Reading Havel

Reading Havel

In the frame of the project Reading Havel, Radka Denemarková shared her thoughts on Václav Havel and read an excerpt of his essay A Word about Words. The aim of the project READING HAVEL is … Read more »

Radka Denemarková (Knjige pod jelkami, 17. 12. 2020)

Literature can give a voice to people who do not have a voice

As part of the ‘Authors and Writers’ interview series presented by Slovenian translator Tatjana Jamnik, Czech writer Radka Denemarková speaks about her work, her relationship with demanding literature, reading and readers, human rights and spiritual poverty. Online discussion: … Read more »

Literature on the Border (video)

Radka Denemarková′s literary work, considered – quite rightly – one of the most remarkable Czech authors, has been translated into more than twenty languages. Polish readers can get acquainted with her works for many years thanks to the translator Olga Czernikow. Moderator: Agata Wróbel. Czech subtitles.

Dopis Radky Denemarkové Sjarheji Cichanouskému

Letter to Siarhei Tsikhanouski

Dear Siarhei Tsikhanouski, You are a living portrait of defiance and pride for me. What was considered unthinkable and unpronounceable yesterday has become a reality in a short time. Humanity and human rights, freedom and … Read more »

Radka Denemarková: Hodiny z olova

Interview in Respekt weekly

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 »