A look Iceland’s role in international publishing, the future of digital publishing in Iceland, and how they survived the economic crisis.
Bjartur-Verold has gained renown as the Icelandic publisher of many blockbuster English titles like Harry Potter and The Davinci Code.
Andres Hax highlights the four major books fairs that are most relevant to the Spanish-language publishing industry.
Víctor García de la Concha argues for a shift towards a more Pan-American vision of the Spanish language, rather than a Spain-centric one
Paris literary agent Pierre Astier looked beyond an exclusively French clientele and discovered award-winning talent in places such as Macedonia and Iceland.
The London Book Fair has announced Turkey will be its “Market Focus” for the 2013 event. Get up to date with our past coverage of the Turkish publishing scene.
Bologna may be the major children’s book fair, but Frankfurt’s 7,500 exhibitors from 100+ countries is another opportunity to mine the best the world has to offer.
Russia’s book business is valued at between $2-3bn annually, but shockingly little is known about it in the West.
This week Brazil’s publishing industry gathered to discuss the opportunities and pitfalls of digital.
By the 2013 Frankfurt Book Fair the Brazilian government wants to have funded the translation of 250 Brazilian books into foreign languages.