Ireland at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2018
As the 70th Frankfurt Book Fair runs from 10-15 October, Literature Ireland promotes Irish literature and publishing with Culture Ireland support.
Frankfurt Book Fair remains one of the world’s most important fairs for the publishing industry. Last year, more than 7,300 exhibitors from over 100 countries participated with and more than 286,000 attendees, including 500 publishers and translators making it the largest event of its kind in the world.
Literature Ireland manages the Irish national stand at Frankfurt, where Irish publishers promote their books and negotiate deals with foreign publishers, selling and buying rights to books in English and foreign language territories and securing key distribution deals.
This year's Irish exhibitors on the Irish stand are:
New Island Books
Royal Irish Academy
During the fair, Literature Ireland will meet with up to fifty international publishers to help them develop their lists of Irish literature in translation. They will also meet with international literary agents, translators and colleagues from other cultural institutions from around the world.
The stand at Frankfurt Book Fair is numbered 6.2A 123.
For further information on Literature Ireland and its work, please visit here.
Information on the Frankfurt Book Fair is available here.