Slovenia presented at Frankfurt Book Fair

Between 10 and 14 October, Slovenia is presented for the first time as the guest of honour of the 2022 Frankfurt Book Fair at the world's largest trade fair for books .

The agreement on Slovenia's presentation at the 2022 fair was signed in February. The presentation at this year's fair, set up by the Slovenian Book Agency, includes a national stall, presenting publishing houses Goga, Miš, Pivec, Sanje and Sodobnost International, as well as Mladinska Knjiga and Beletrina.

Ten events featuring Slovenian authors will be organised at the fairgrounds and around the city. The events will be hosted by the Book Agency in cooperation with international partners.

A total of 7,000 exhibitors from more than 100 countries will be presented at this year's fair, with Georgia as the guest of honour. 70 Georgian authors are expected to attend and some 200 Georgian books in German will be available at the fair.

This year's Frankfurt Book Fair will promote books and reading as well as honour the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.


Source and photo: STA