Susana Seivane awarded with the prize Xarmenta of the Galician language.
Xarmenta, the Galician Language Association from El Bierzo has granted, in this fourth edition, the Xarmenta prize to Susana Seivane in deference to her work defending and speaking the Galician language. Susana appreciates and shares this distinction with all women, especially with those from El Bierzo, who have been the principal architects of Galician transmission to their children.
The award will be presented during a performance to be held at the Bergidum Theatre in Ponferrada on the upcoming Jan. 15. It will also perform the folk group Aira da Pedra which shares the same prize in the category of institution, with the Villafranca Pipe Band. Susana and Aira da Pedra will perform in the festival in company of the magician Richard and Anxo Rei.