The upcoming 42nd edition of Sharjah International Book Fair will host South Korea as its guest of honor market in November.
Leveraging a translation-exchange model, Kalimat Group and Penguin Random House India and Southeast Asia open a partnership.
The transition of the Sharjah Book Authority ‘for the future’ prompts a first internal leadership meeting about the agency’s evolution.
Bodour Al Qasimi leads a newly named board of directors, appointed to support and oversee the work of the Sharjah Book Authority.
The Kalimat Foundation’s Moroccan donations include accessible Arabic-language books for youngsters and young-adult readers.
Bodour Al Qasimi spoke at São Paulo’s professional program about the IPA’s Inspire plan and the book industry’s important issues.
‘Sometimes we can become prisoners of our preconceptions,’ the International Publishers Association’s Bodour Al Qasimi tells colleagues in Sharjah.
Sharjah International Book Fair’s fully physical 40th edition hums with eager trading activity and a three-day conference.
Some 520 publishing professionals are traveling to the UAE for the 40th Sharjah International Book Fair and its Publishers’ Conference.
The new release is ‘World Book Capital’ and proceeds from is sales go to damaged bookshops and libraries in Gaza.