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Vintage Postcards of French Basque Towns

December 14, 2009

The French version of the Yellow Pages (les Pages Jaunes) has a wonderful feature in which you can find vintage postcards of many Basque towns in France. Read More »...

Basque Pelota Supporters Gather in San Francisco

December 12, 2009

Basque handball supporters gathered Thursday Dec. 10 at a chic San Francisco restaurant for a fundraising event for the United States Federation of Pelota. The gathering was held at Piperade restaurant, owned by renowned Basque ch...

Christmas Time at Utah Basque Club

December 8, 2009

Members of the Utah Basque Club gathered for a festive Christmas party on Saturday Dec. 5 in Salt Lake City. About 75 people showed up for the annual party at St. Vincent de Paul's Catholic Church, where everyone enjoyed a hearty pot-luck dinner an...

Translating Bernardo Atxaga

December 7, 2009

She didn't know it at the time, but when Nere Lete visited acclaimed Basque author Bernardo Atxaga, it would ultimately lead her to Idaho, where she's now a professor at Boise State University. On that day 18 years ago, Lete pi...

Isabel Uses Recipes to Help her Learn Basque

November 29, 2009

Euskal Kazeta is following Isabel Zialcita regularly on her challenging journey to learn the language of her ancestors. Isabel is a Basque Filipina living in Los Angeles, studying international relations. Isabel has been...

Pete Cenarrusa Donates Papers to Boise State University

November 20, 2009

Former Idaho Secretary of State Pete Cenarrusa has gifted his extensive collection of papers to Boise State University's Albertsons Library. Cenarrusa, a leading figure in the Basque community in the United States, was secreta...

Jaialdi 2010 sports, cultural events already scheduled (Updated 11-18-09)

November 16, 2009

This is one in a series of Euskal Kazeta reports leading up to Jaialdi 2010. View Jaialdi 2010 in a larger map Click on the blue "Jaialdi 2010" link above to view locations of Jaialdi 2010 venues and hotels. Click on hotel icons for information about Jaialdi group rates and links to hotel web pages. Visitors to next summer's Jaialdi 2010 Basque Festival will be able to enjoy a host of events at sites across Boise i...

Jaialdi 2010 Organizers Seek Event Sponsors

November 13, 2009

This is one in a series of Euskal Kazeta reports leading up to Jaialdi 2010. Organizers of Jaialdi 2010 are looking for sponsors for several marquee events to be held this summer at the international Basque festival. The ...

Popularizing Basque Pelota

November 10, 2009

When it comes to handball in the United States, you can't help but think about the Basque people. Read More »...

Basque Filipina Continues Her Journey to Learn Euskera

October 30, 2009

Euskal Kazeta will be following Isabel Zialcita regularly on her challenging journey to learn the language of her ancestors. Isabel, a Basque Filipina living in Los Angeles, is plugging along in her efforts to learn Euskera. ...

Oinkari Dancers Plan Reunion at Jaialdi 2010 (Updated 6-28-10)

October 21, 2009

The venerable Oinkari Basque Dancers are hoping to re-unite current and former members for a special performance Read More »...

Basque Filipina Starts to Learn Euskera

October 16, 2009

Euskal Kazeta will be following Isabel Zialcita regularly on her challenging journey to learn the language of her ancestors. Isabel Zialcita, a Basque Filipina living in Los Angeles, recently decided she wanted to learn Euskera. ...

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