euskalkultura.eus

basque heritage worldwide

News rss

The Oberenak Basque Club receives the Roots Leadership Award from the Battle Mountain, NV Chamber of Commerce

04/19/2021

The Oberenak Basque Club thanks everyone at the dinner gala held at the local Civic Center for the “2021 Roots Leadership” Award The event finally arrived last Friday, April 16th the date when the Battle Mountain Chamber of Commerce announced and presented its 2021 awards recipients. In the “Roots Leadership” category, the popular vote decided who the winner would be among the five finalists and that was…the Oberenak Basque Club. Club representative, Shirley (Satica) Shepherd relayed the club’s appreciation to ...

Read more...


The Etxepare Basque Institute seeks Basque language and culture lecturers for Berlin, Tbilisi, Paris, Chicago and Leipzig

04/19/2021

One of the posts is to teach Basque language and culture at the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University in the capital of Georgia The Etxepare Basque Institute is looking for Basque language and culture lecturers for universities in Berlin, and Leipzig in Germany, Tbilisi, Georgia, Paris, France and Chicago, Illinois in the US.  Details of the call are available here (in Basque) or here (in Spanish) in a resolution dated March 5, 2021 and published in the Official Bulletin of the Basque Country (BOPV-EHAA) on March 31st.  ...

Read more...


The police mini-series “Hondar ahoak” hits Filmin hard with four chapters filmed in Basque on the Basque coast

04/16/2021

A must-see Basque thriller in four chapters of growing intrigue Hondar ahoak (mouths full of sand) is a Basque police series that has triumphed since its debut on April 6th on the Filmin platform. It is a mini-series with four chapters written and directed by Koldo Almandoz from Donostia, and produced by EITB, filmed in Basque in the coastal town of Ondarroa (Bizkaia) during July and August of last year. The series debuted in its original version in the fall and was very well ...

Read more...


Going virtual, the Anaitasuna Basque Club in Maipu reaches Peru and the US with its Basque classes

04/16/2021

2021 Basque classes at Anaitasuna Basque Club in Maipú, Argentina If the pandemic has taught us anything, it is that new technologies can help us with our every-day activities, for example, in teaching and taking Basque classes.  The Anaitasuna Basque club, that taught Basque all through 2020 virtually, resumed the proposal in April and now has two classes.  In-person classes are available for locals, but they are also broadcast and attended online for those who are not ...

Read more...


Fonoteca Navarra with 29 recordings of Navarrese composers spanning the Diaspora is underway and available online

04/15/2021

The first recordings provided by the Foneteca Navarre on its website are works by cmoposers from the 18th century to the present The Archive of Navarre, along with the Baluarte Foundation present the Navarrese Sound Archiv (Fonoteca Navarra), with 29 compositions from Navarre’s musical heritage from the 18th century to the present that also encompasses authors and productions from the Diaspora, as is the case of the only woman who is currently part of the resource, Emiliana de Zubeldia (Salinas de Oro, Navarra, 1888 - ...

Read more...


Urrundik in Parana invites everyone to its concert series “Autumn Afternoons” on Sundays on the clubhouse patio

04/15/2021

“Autumn Afternoons at Urrundik” beginning on Sunday, April 18th The Urrundik Basque Association in Parana has organized a concert series that will begin this Sunday, April 18th and run through the following two weekends.  The first installment of  “Autumn Afternoons at Urrundik” will include guitarist Hernando “Pico” Rubio, Guitar Workshop teacher at the Basque club and winner of various festivals at the provincial and national levels, such as ...

Read more...


The online auction that began last Saturday, continues to support the Basque Museum and Ikastola in Boise: enter and bid

04/14/2021

Some of the objects and services available in the auction, or that can be purchased outright In a context in which a good part of the usual sources of income have been affected, or completely declined by the pandemic, entities like the Basque Museum and Ikastola in Boise, which is under the Museum’s umbrella, continue fighting to maintain themselves, adapting in some cases to a virtual environment. They continue to count on the Basque community and the local Basque-speaking public with activities like ...

Read more...


Lucia Igarzabal, 2011 Gaztemundu participant, is the new president of the Guillermo Larregui Basque Club in Chacabuco

04/14/2021

The new board of directors of the Guillermo Larregui Basque Club in Chacabuco At its 2021 General Assembly, Lucia Igarzabal took over the leadership of the Guillermo Larregui Basque Club from Bernardo Indaburu, who has served as the club’s president for two terms since 2016. The new president, daughter of one of the club’s founding members, has a long career on the club’s board of directors, and in 2011, she participated in the Gaztemundu program that focused on ...

Read more...


Diaspora and Migration: April 30th is the call of papers deadline for the 2021 AEMI Conference in Donostia

04/13/2021

31st annual AEMI (Association of European Migration Institutions) Conference, September 29-October 3, 2021 Miramar Palace, Donostia-San Sebastian. If you are someone who has researched diasporas or present or past migrations and you would like to present your contribution or conclusions, you are still on time to do so at the 31st annual AEMI (Association of European Migration Institutions) Conference that will take place at the end of this summer in Donostia.  The Basque Government, through its Directorate for the Basque Community Abroad is part of ...

Read more...


Watch the video that includes all of the contributions to the “Euskaraz Kolonbia” campaign organized by the Karibeko Euskal Etxea

04/12/2021

From Caragena, Colombia, Gabriel Zabala was one of the participants in the Karibeko Euskal Etxea’s initiative Readers will remember this initiative launched in March by Iker Guillermo Lopez and the group that he leads in Barranquilla called “Karibeko Euskal Etxea,” proposing people from Colombia and from neighboring countries, but also from anywhere else, email and obtain a proverb or tongue twister in Basque, and record it in a video to be sent to them.  Here is the result, a video that has been ...

Read more...


ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

The most read

Last comments

© 2014 - 2019 Basque Heritage Elkartea

Bera Bera 73
20009 Donostia / San Sebastián
Tel: (+34) 943 316170
Email: info@euskalkultura.com

jaurlaritza gipuzkoa bizkaia