House of Languages

Our projects

House of Languages attracts both national and international funding for its projects. Each project is a small step towards our greatest aspirations!

We are currently implementing four projects:

The textbook "Latgalīšu volūda suociejim" (Latgalian for Beginners)

Funded in part by State Culture Capital Foundation, Latvian State Forests, and the Latgale Region Development Agency within the framework of the Latgale Cultural Program 2020

A modern, communication-oriented textbook. This book will help you get started with Latgalian. Instruction languages: Latvian, Russian, and English.

Latgaliešu valodas mācību grāmata
By April 2021:
Publication of Rēgi (Spectres), a volume of nine short stories by specialist in literature and editor Elīna Kokareviča

Funded in part by State Culture Capital Foundation

A high-quality, meditative style of writing which encompasses many-voiced world view.

Grāmata Rēgi
By June 2021:
Publication of Nemiers (Unrest), a non-fiction book by Finn Skårderud

Funded in part by State Culture Capital Foundation and NORLA

The Norwegian psychiatrist Finn Skårderud reports on the modern man, who increasingly finds difficulty in balancing his time and establishing relations with his fellows (and even himself).

By August 2021:

Funded in part by Nordplus

An online platform that will help to learn Norwegian pronunciation by means of multisensory learning methods. This will be an excellent tool for Norwegian language instructors.