Partners in Italy, Germany, Bulgaria, Finland, Lithuania, and the Netherlands are engaged in Europe’s ‘APACE’ led by Fondazione LIA.
A new report from Italy shows the value of its consumer book industry rose in 2023, despite a slight drop in overall unit sales.
The conference closing the 41st rendition of the Mauri Foundation’s ‘school of booksellers’ will be a look at new issues ─ and déjà-vu.
As many as 17,000 students were among the largest turnout on record for Italy’s book fair showcasing independent publishers.
Small- and medium-sized publishers make up 50.1 percent of the Italian book market, reports AIE at today’s Più Libri Più Liberi opening.
The newly appointed commissioner from Rome for the 2024 Frankfurt Guest of Honor Italy has met with AIE on plans for the program.
Ricardo Franco Levi has resigned as Italy’s commissioner to the 2024 Frankfurt guest of honor program. He remains president of the Federation of European Publishers.
Presented in Venice at the Mauri School, the 2022 report from Italy’s publishers shows gains over the pre-pandemic era, amid market shifts.
The Umberto e Elisabetta Mauri ‘school of booksellers’ returns to Venice, with a live-streamed half-day conference available on January 27.
Italy’s publishers have set a Frankfurt goal of bringing rights sales of Italian books into other markets up to the level of imported titles.