Three events in May will coincide in Sharjah, flanking the Children’s Reading Festival with conferences on animation and bookselling.
As she completes her term as president of the International Publishers Association, Bodour Al Qasimi speaks about the experience.
The IPA’s Bodour Al Qasimi encourages ‘equal opportunities for women over equality with men’ in a gender-diversity discussion in Mexico.
‘The real stars of this parable are the three Iranian sorcerers bearing gifts for our infant industry,’ writes Richard Charkin.
Guadalajara’s book fair has closed with 806,805 visitors, and Sharjah Book Authority’s guest of honor pavilion drew at least 450,000.
The 36th edition of Mexico’s Guadalajara International Book Fair has opened with Sharjah as its guest of honor.
As many as 112 nations reportedly were represented in the 2022 Sharjah International Book Fair attendance, according to organizers.
The Bologna bookstore, Giannino Stoppani, was damaged by fire in May. Sharjah World Book Capital has contributed €50,000 to assist.
As Sharjah’s conference concludes, speakers turn to translation, multinational publishing, and potential Arab-market advances.
In ‘my first statement’ on the ruling blocking the PRH-S&S merger, Markus Dohle says the court order is ‘a very unfortunate part of the political agenda.’