Some 520 publishing professionals are traveling to the UAE for the 40th Sharjah International Book Fair and its Publishers’ Conference.
The Prix Voltaire shortlist, honoring valor in the defense of free speech, includes publishers in Guatemala, Turkey, Lebanon, Belarus, and Gaza.
The Italian market’s resilience shows first-nine-month statistics coming in strongly ahead of 2019’s numbers as well as those of 2020.
In revenue, the Italian trade market sees 42-percent growth over the first six months of 2020, per the publishers association.
Running through Wednesday, this week’s program of bilateral trade meetings bring together 36 Asian and European publishers.
French and Italian book publishers are engaging in a 3-day translation rights event, each the other’s second-largest rights export market.
The winners of this year’s publishing-house awards are based in Tanzania, Switzerland, Iran, the United States, Colombia, and New Zealand.
Organizers describe key features of this year’s physical-and-digital Abu Dhabi International Book Fair and Germany’s guest of honor program.
A first look at the new report on Europe’s book publishing markets highlights the range of impact felt in the first year of the pandemic.
As the EU Digital Services Act proposals head for Tuesday’s presentation, Italy’s publishers and other creative organizations issue concerns.