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Imants Ziedonis

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Imants Ziedonis (3 May 1933 – 27 February 2013) was a Latvian poet and writer who first rose to fame during the Soviet era in Latvia. [1]

22 relations: Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, Atmoda, Ausma Kantāne-Ziedone, Diena, Folklore, Jūrmala, Kolkhoz, Latvia, Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic, Latvians, Moscow, On the Restoration of Independence of the Republic of Latvia, Order of the Three Stars, Philology, Poet, Progress Publishers, Riga, Sloka, Latvia, The Baltic Times, University of Latvia, World Literature Today, Writer.

Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (Litteraturpriset till Astrid Lindgrens minne) is an international children's literary award established by the Swedish government in 2002 to honour the Swedish children's author Astrid Lindgren (1907–2002).

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Atmoda ("Awakening" in Latvian) was a weekly newspaper in Latvian SSR and Latvia issued in the years 1988-1992.

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Ausma Kantāne-Ziedone

Ausma Kantāne-Ziedone (born November 10, 1941, Riga) is a Latvian actress and politician.

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Diena (The Day) is a Latvian language national daily newspaper in Latvia, published since 23 November 1990.

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Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encompasses the traditions common to that culture, subculture or group.

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Jūrmala ("seaside") is a city in Latvia, about west of Riga.

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A kolkhoz (p) was a form of collective farm in the Soviet Union.

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Latvia (or; Latvija), officially the Republic of Latvia (Latvijas Republika), is a sovereign state in the Baltic region of Northern Europe.

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Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic

The Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic (Latvian SSR; Latvijas Padomju Sociālistiskā Republika; Латвийская Советская Социалистическая Республика, Latviyskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika), also known as Soviet Latvia or Latvia, was a republic of the Soviet Union.

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Latvians (latvieši; lețlizt) are a Baltic ethnic group, native to what is modern-day Latvia and the immediate geographical region.

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Moscow (a) is the capital and most populous city of Russia, with 13.2 million residents within the city limits and 17.1 million within the urban area.

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On the Restoration of Independence of the Republic of Latvia

The Declaration "On the Restoration of Independence of the Republic of Latvia" (Deklarācija par Latvijas Republikas neatkarības atjaunošanu) was adopted on 4 May 1990, by the Supreme Soviet of the Latvian SSR.

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Order of the Three Stars

Order of the Three Stars (Triju Zvaigžņu ordenis) is an order awarded for meritorious service to Latvia.

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Philology is the study of language in oral and written historical sources; it is a combination of literary criticism, history, and linguistics.

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A poet is a person who creates poetry.

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Progress Publishers

Progress Publishers was a Moscow-based Soviet publisher founded in 1931.

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Riga (Rīga) is the capital and largest city of Latvia.

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Sloka, Latvia

Sloka is a residential area and neighbourhood of the city Jūrmala, Latvia.

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The Baltic Times

The Baltic Times is an independent monthly newspaper that covers the latest political, economic, business, and cultural events in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

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University of Latvia

The University of Latvia (LU) (Latvijas Universitāte) is a state-run university located in Riga, Latvia.

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World Literature Today

World Literature Today is an American magazine of international literature and culture, published bimonthly at the University of Oklahoma, Norman.

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A writer is a person who uses written words in various styles and techniques to communicate their ideas.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Imants_Ziedonis

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