Browsing by topic: London Book Fair

Publishers and Games Developers Face Culture Clash

Rob Barnes, Creative Director of the UK's Project Factory, says that publishers

Publishers and game developers come from different worlds and cultures, with one games developer describing the working relationship as ‘a nightmare.’

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An Embassy at a Book Fair

Lucine Kasbarian

Armenian author and book publicist Lucine Kasbarian reflects on her experience explaining her culture to others, through writing, publishing, and book fairs.

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Armenia’s Publishing Industry, Coming to a Book Fair Near You

L-R: Charle Malas, Armenian Pavilion Organizer; Varujan Vosganian, Romanian-Armenian politician, economist and essayist; and Hagop Havatian, director of the Vahe Setian /Hamazkayin publishing house of Beirut.

After 500 years of publishing, Armenian writers and publishers are coming out of the shadows, and presenting a unified face at world book fairs.

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South Korea to Send Books North to Mark World Book Capital

Seung-Hyun Moon

Among several plans to promote literature, South Korea hopes to send children’s books to the North as part of Incheon’s turn as UNESCO World Book Capital 2015.

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How Writers Can Work with Games Developers

Bedlam Brookmyre

At the London Book Fair last week experts in video games development shared their insight on how writers can break into the lucrative and growing industry.

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In the Global Book Market, India and Brazil Remain Hot

Andre Breedt

India and Brazil are the places to be for publishers, according to figures revealed by Nielsen’s Andre Breedt in a swift overview of the global book market.

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From LBF to Pubsmart: Are Publishers & Authors Getting Closer?

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For this week’s @PubPerpsectives #EtherIssue live discussion, Porter Anderson looks at the two de facto camps working today, authors and publishers.

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Download Publishing Perspectives’ London Book Fair Magazine

LBF 2014 magazine cover

Download our London Book Fair magazine on Rights and Licensing, which includes literary agent Q&As, global licensing trends, and perspectives from international companies.

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London Book Fair Awards Honor “International Excellence”

London Book Fair diretor Jacks Thomas has put a new spotlight on the international market here in London.

A new fixture of the London Book Fair are international awards for excellence in categories ranging from translation initiatives to digital entrepreneurship.

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Yi Mun-Yol on Allegory and Naked North Korean Writing

Marina Warner with

Korean author Yi Mun-yol and writer Marina Warner discuss the use of allegory and the state of North Korean literary production at the London Book Fair.

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