“The future of global publishing lies in the emerging markets” – Sheikha Bodour al Qasimi

In an article in VenturesAfrica today Bodour al Qasim takes a look at the potential of the African book markets, using her own country, the United Arab Emirates, as an example of what might be achievable. At which point, full disclosure: Bodour Al Qasim as credited by VenturesAfrica is in fact Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan Read More …

Estonia and the UAE stand out at the Gothenberg Book Fair

The Gothenberg Book Fair is underway this weekend, with 100,000 visitors expecting to attend northern Europe’s biggest book fair. Engaging children and young people and literature has been a common theme across the international book fair scene in recent years and Gothenberg continues the trend. Estonian writer and translator Indrek Koff on Thursday, with Polish Read More …