Frankfurt Book Fair is off to a seriously toned start this week, Wednesday’s morning events looking light on audience as trade industry players focused on work and meetings on their stands.
From education to the trade, Frankfurt Book Fair’s opening is stressing freedom of expression and the responsibilities that go along with it.
A testament to the global reach of publishing today, The Markets at Frankfurt Book Fair arrives with diversity both of opportunity and challenge.
Created as a premium setting for facilitated meetings, Frankfurt Book Fair’s Business Club now is also a hub of specialized programming.
The new showcase announces this year’s participating writers and organizations, launching its new online platform.
At the Oct. 18 EDItEUR Supply Chain Seminar at the Frankfurt Book Fair will see a presentation on ‘The Link Between Metadata and Sales’ for the USA.
The UK-based New Media Writing Competition opens its seventh year of international entries in digital formats.
A proposal for redistributing copyright revenues to authors in Germany has been left in limbo, even as the European Commission proposes its own update to the EU’s copyright framework.
The book business hasn’t experienced disruption as dramatic as that of industries, says Jacob Dalborg. The ‘core publishing activities of acquiring, editing and publishing stories’ are resilient.
Six days before the announcement of the winner of the 2016 Man Booker Prize, Frankfurt Book Fair will have three events in recognition of its international influence.