Find in this thread a compiled list of links to institutions, cultural events, and publishing houses, all related to Luxembourgish literature!

//Publishing Houses

Publishing House Description

Black Fountain Press

Luxembourg’s first publishing house for Literature in English

Capybara Books

Created by the biggest voices in the Luxembourgish literary scene, George Hausemer. Focus is on Literature, Children’s Books, and non-fiction.

Éditions Guy Binsfeld

Focus on Literature, Luxembourgish Classics, and non-fiction.

Éditions Phi

Poetry, Literature, Short Stories, and non-fiction. Home to many big Luxembourgish writers.

Éditions Schortgen

Literature, Children’s Books, and non-fiction.

Éditions Hydre

Literature, Plays, Short Story Collection, and Essays. Created by a dynamic and young group of Luxembourgish writers.

Kremart Edition

Literature, Children’s Book, and Short Stories

Op Der Lay

Literature. Has published many prize-winning books.

ZOOM Éditions

Focuses solely on Children’s Books.


Cultural Institutions, unions and culture houses Description

Centre national de littérature

Official Literature archive.

Centre National de l’Audiovisuel

Official Cinema archive.

Bibliothèque nationale du Luxembourg

National library.

Ministère de la Culture

Ministry of Culture.
Institut Pierre Werner

Cultural institution.

Centre Culturel: Neimënster

Cultural center in the middle of the capital.

Reading Luxembourg

Action to promote Luxembourgish Literature internationally.

Cultural events.

Kultrufrabrik Esch Cultural center in Esch.
Film Fund Luxembourg Film fund for movie projects in Luxembourg.
A:LL Schrëftsteller*innen

(new) Luxembourgish writer’s union.

Théâtre National du Luxembourg National theater.
Autorenlexikon Online archives of all the Luxembourgish authors. Led by the CNL.
Fédération des éditeur luxembourgeois Luxembourgish publishing house union.
Op der Schmelz Cultural institution in Dudelange.
Théâ Theaters from Luxembourg City.

//Literary Prizes

Literary Prizes Description
National Literary Competition

Organized by the Ministry of Culture. Two group categories (young and adult). Each year a genre is announced.

Prix Batty Weber
Given every three years. Given to an author for his entire life work.
Prix Servais
Given by the Fondation Servais (CNL), for the best book of the year.
Prix Laurence Literary contest for young writers. Two group categories: 12 – 17 and 18 – 26.


Other Description
Les Cahiers Luxembourgeois

Magazine published three times a year. Has existed since 1923. Currently edited by Elise Schmit, Ian De Toffoli, and Marc Limpach. Accepts submissions.

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