The Global Literature in Libraries Initiative names two winners for 2021, both translated from Brazilian Portuguese by Larissa Helena.
The digital distributor reports a rise in audiobook titles of 123 percent in 2020 over the previous year. Print-on-demand advanced 18 percent.
This week, Bodour Al Qasimi begins her term as the second woman president of the International Publishers Association in more than 50 years.
A first in its 124 years, the IPA votes women executives into both roles, the UAE’s Bodour president, Brazil’s Karine Pansa vice-president.
More than 250 donor-attendees logged in to the digital edition of the Words Without Borders Gala in support of literature in translation.
The Italian Publishers Association’s Ricardo Franco Levi and his staff in Milan report on progress in one of Europe’s hardest hit markets.
Book export organization Brazilian Publishers has a full lineup of online events during the Frankfurter Buchmesse week, as well as a catalogue of titles with rights available. (Sponsored)
Two years into its work, the book program for children devised by the United Nations and IPA gets a lusophone wing.
The International Publishers Association calls on Brasilia to abandon plans for new book taxes, as the econmy sharply contracts.
An Indigenous language based in Paraguay yields poetic musings from a tongue in which ‘word’ and ‘soul’ are the same.