Next 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.
Petra Hulová, Najat El Hachmi, Ricardo Adolfo – three authors and three different voices who have masterfully covered the topic of migration in their books. Leaving the homeland, loss of the loved ones, facing new challenges, surroundings, unknown people and languages, clash of cultures are the issues which are widely discussed in developed countries.
At The Chef's Theater, we have gathered several of Sweden's most exciting cookbook creators and recipe makers. Here, for example, you will learn how to cook traditional Swedish food from Plura, how to make garnish with Tommy Myllymäki or cook Tina Nordström's weekend food.
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2014 was awarded to Patrick Modiano "for the art of memory with which he has evoked the most ungraspable human destinies and uncovered the life-world of the occupation".
Göteborg Book Fair 2014 can be summed up as one of the most international ones so far. More than 3 200 events and 2 300 participants representing 46 countries have made up this fair, whose focal theme was Brazilian literature.