Delegate Profile

Alise Nigale

Job TitleCo-Founder

Company NameLiels un Mazs


Alise Nigale is the co-founder and the publishing director of the Latvian publishing house for children’s books Liels un Mazs since 2004. Liels un Mazs publishes poetry collections for children, picture books and high-quality fiction, both -  foreign translations and original works. Alise also has been the director of the International Janis Baltvilks Prize in Children's Literature and Book Art, the most prestigious award in children’s literature in Latvia for 12 years.


Conference Sessions

  • Translating Illustrated Children's Books: The Challenges of Text and Image

    Tuesday11:30 - 12:3010 Apr 2018
    The Cross-Cultural Hub

    In many beloved children's books, text and illustration are inseparable. This poses a range of problems for translators and editors: what to do if the English t...

    • Language: English

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