As Germany’s COVID-19 caseload rapidly expands, Frankfurter Buchmesse–on its opening day–eliminates a limited physical audience presence
The year, says Copyright Clearance Center’s Michael Healy, has been punctuated by adjustments to support the pandemic’s impact on education.
While a Latvian publisher seems encouraged, a counterpart in Estonia is less upbeat. And Russia’s LitRes is eyeing the region’s digital sales.
Programming for this year’s Weltempfang in the digital Frankfurt has Europe and its connections as the main focus.
DK will handle European and British sales and marketing for Sourcebooks to expand the USA-based publisher’s international reach.
With Rudy Vanschoonbeek finishing his term as president of the Federation of European Publishers, Rowohlt’s Peter Kraus vom Cleff takes over the role.
Canada FBM2020 brings Atwood, a McLuhan exhibition, music, and more to its online programming at the Frankfurt Book Fair.
Jumping from one to three major unlimited-subscription services for audio content, Spain’s publishing market is growing fast.
The Liber20 awards from the Spanish publishers go to Basque Country booksellers, a graphic novel adapted to television, and a literary site.
Amid Europe’s rising coronavirus numbers, Hay Festival organizers include five live events in Croatia in early October.