The trade show’s ticketing has opened, and a hall plan has been issued for those looking ahead to Frankfurter Buchmesse, October 19 to 23.
‘In order to enable the greatest possible planning security,’ organizers say, the 2023 Leipzig Book Fair will be delayed by a month, to April.
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The leadership of 14 international book fairs in 13 nations agree to suspend contact with Russian state institutions and agencies.
The ‘imponderables of the pandemic’ and staff shortages, organizers say, have left exhibitors unable to commit to Leipzig Book Fair.
The passage of a new state order in Saxony permits the Leipzig Book Fair to be staged physically in March with restrictions in place.
This month’s cancellation of Leipziger Buchmesse points to the shifting outlook for major publishing events, professional and public-facing.
After the late cancellation of London Book Fair due to the coronavirus, Reed says BookExpo aims for a ‘proactive and transparent’ response to the evolving COVID-19 situation.
On London Book Fair’s home turf, its biggest trade houses have pulled out amid the COVID-19 outbreak. World publishing now sees Reed Exhibitions cancel the iconic trade show.
The worldwide system of Penguin Random House, world’s largest book publisher, has pulled out of London Book Fair amid the mounting COVID-19 outbreak.