New Literature from Europe




The festival is jointly organized by Instituto Cervantes New York, Consulate General of Spain; New York’s cluster of the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) and the European Union Delegation to the United Nations in New York. This edition includes the participation of Arts Council Malta; Austrian Cultural Forum New York; Balassi Institute – Hungarian Cultural Center, New York; Consulate General of Denmark; Consulate General of the Republic of Lithuania in New York with the support of the Lithuanian Culture Institute; Consulate General of Portugal in New York / Camões Institute; Elizabeth Kostova Foundation with the support of the Ministry of Culture of Bulgaria; General Delegation of the Government of Flanders to the USA (Belgium); Goethe-Institut New York; Istituto Italiano di Cultura New York; Royal Norwegian Consulate General in New York; Polish Cultural Institute New York; and Romanian Cultural Institute.  


NLE Team:
Ignacio Olmos, Executive Director; Ana Vázquez Barrado, Director of Cultural Affairs & NLE Chief Curator; Isabelle Deconinck, NLE Press & Marketing; Carlos Contreras, Cultural Affairs-Project Coordinator; Ariana Pérez-Castels, Cultural Affairs-Project Manager;Grace Grunblatt, Cultural Affairs-Project Manager; María Honrubia, Cultural Affairs-Project Coordinator; Soledad López, Cultural Affairs-Venue Coordinator; Irene Mohedano, Cultural Affairs-Project Manager & Visual Identity.

Media Sponsors

The festival is grateful for the generous support of its media sponsors: The Brooklyn Rail and LitHub.

Media/Marketing Partners

The festival is grateful for the generous support of its media/Marketing partners: Europe Now, Words Without Borders, Indie Bound and the Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at CWE of CUNY,

Vladimir Poleganov’s appearance is funded in part by by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.