Michal Ajvaz on his way to USA

Michal Ajvaz on his way to USA

Michal Ajvaz’s books have been published in seventeen languages. His English-language publisher Dalkey Archive Press has so far published three novels (The Other City / Druhé město, The Golden Age / Zlatý věk and Empty Streets / Prázdné ulice). A fourth book, Journey to the South / Cesta na jih, is in preparation.

Now Michal Ajvaz has been invited by the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages to join a panel discussion on artificial languages in Czech literature in Washington DC, where also two lectures will be given on his work The Luxembourg Gardens / Lucemburská zahrada. This conference (with Michal Ajvaz in attendance) will be held on February 2nd (session 4). For more info, go to:


Secondly, on February 5th Michal Ajvaz will appear in Los Angeles on the occasion of the 2018 Literary Arts Reading Series, held by the John Fowles Center for Creative Writing. More info here:


31. 1. 2018