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8 October 2018

EUPL at Frankfurt Book Fair 2018

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

EUPL sponsors Tuesday morning coffee at the Fair

In the morning of the 9th October, come and drink coffee and learn more about EUPL winners in the Literary Agents & Scouts Centre as well as in the Publisher’s Rights Corner.

The event is an occasion to promote the EUPL winners among literary agents, thus enhancing the possibility for the awarded works and authors to be translated into several languages.

The European Stories anniversary publication will be available for distribution along with other promotional material.

Stand/Room: Publisher’s Rights Corner and Literary Agents & Scouts Centre

Time: 09.00 -11.00 am

Saturday , 13 October 2018

 EUPL Laureates at Frankfurt Pavilion

European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL) Laureates Jean Back (Luxembourg, 2010), Magdalena Parys (Poland, 2015) and Carolina Schutti (Austria, 2015) will read original works of short fiction and discuss their experience with the Prize on the occasion of the EUPL’s 10th anniversary.

Stand/Room: Frankfurt Pavilion, Agora, Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1

Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

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Tuesday-Friday, 9-13 October 2018

MAP: EUPL at Frankfurt Book Fair

A map, which indicates all national stands with the respective EUPL winners and their publishers has been produced in both German and English and will be distributed to fair guests, who are participating in organised tours.  People attending the guided tours and participants of the bookfairs will be invited to take a selfie at the publisher’s/ national stand, maybe with an EUPL winning book or EUPL promotional material (if present). There will be prizes awarded to those posting the most popular pictures on Twitter, tagging @EUPLPrize and @Book_Fair and using the hashtags #EUPLinFrankfurt & #fbm18.

This map is available for download below.

EUPL FBF map_AW_en.pdf