Fellowship Programme

Each year, Göteborg Book Fair cooperate with The Swedish Arts Council in a special programme for foreign publishers and translators during the book fair. The list of the participants this year is now available.

Hungary, Iceland and Freedom of Speech

Hungarian literature in the spotlight. Special focus on freedom of speech and Icelandic literature. These are the main features of this year's Book Fair seminar programme which encompasses 388 programme points with 780 writers and lecturers from 31 countries.

Animator Catherine Beaunez to participate in freedom of speech seminar

Göteborg Book Fair 2015 will include a special focus on freedom of speech. As a part of that, French animator Catherine Beaunez will visit the fair to participate in a seminar about freedom and freedom of speech.

Author Laini Taylor to Göteborg Book Fair

She's been acknowledged for her way to portrait female characters – and her interaction with her fans. In September, author Laini Taylor will visit Göteborg Book Fair.

Frank Westerman to investigate mystical mass death at the fair this fall

Dutch author and journalist Frank Westerman will visit the Göteborg Book Fair in September.

Sally Green will visit Gothenburg during the Göteborg Book Fair 2015

Sally Green, author of the very successful Half Bad trilogy, will visit Gothenburg during the Göteborg Book Fair September 24-27, 2015.

Göteborg Book Fair fellowship program – for translators and publishers

The Swedish Arts Council and Göteborg Book Fair provide a fellowship program for translators from Swedish into other languages, as well as non-Nordic publishers and sub-agents interested in attending the Göteborg Book Fair.

Application period 2015 for Göteborg Book Fair fellowship program is:
February 16 - May 7.

For more information, please see The Swedish Arts Council website.

Trading Scandinavian rights at the IRC

The International Rights Centre is a unique opportunity to survey the Nordic market.

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100,000 publishers, authors, agents, librarians, teachers, journalists, politicians and lovers of books are waiting to meet you.

Focus on Hungary in 2015

This year, Göteborg Book Fair will highlight Hungary – a country with a long and rich literary tradition. Alongside the main Hungarian theme, Icelandic writers will be a prominent feature under the header Voices from Iceland.



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