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2018

  • Zoë Beck und Aka Morchiladze

    News

    Weltempfang Satellites: Georgian literature, global citizenship and responsibility

    What significance does homeland have for writers, and is its loss trauma or inspiration? How can the concept of global citizenship - a world society with universally valid rights and duties for its "citizens of the world" be lived? Juergen Boos, Director of Frankfurter Buchmesse, will discuss these questions with his guests in the "Weltempfang Satellite" series of talks.

  • Bundespräsident Frank-Walter Steinmeier

    News

    Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier to attend the 70th Frankfurter Buchmesse

    In a festive ceremony on Wednesday, 10 October 2018, he will open the Frankfurt Pavilion, a new, iconic event venue at the book fair.

  • UNSILO - Logo

    Interview

    Interview with AI-Publisher UNSILO

    “Publishing will become increasingly personalised!” - Interview with the winner of FBM-Wildcard 2018 AI-Publisher UNSILO

  • Maya Kodes Portrait

    Interview

    THE ARTS+ Maya Kodes - Interview with Yves St-Gelais

    Meet MAYA KODES: “A digital code from cyberspace that came into the world thanks to the magic of holography.” Yves St-Gelais shares the secret of Maya´s story and gives us an insight of what to expect at THE ARTS+.

  • News - Georgien

    Interview

    Guest of Honour 2018: Georgia - Interview with Simone Bühler

    “Georgia is exciting, moving and never indifferent” - Interview with Simone Bühler, Head of the Guest of Honour programme at the Frankfurter Buchmesse (10–14 October 2018).

  • The Lab

    Interview

    Interview with EdTech expert Tobias Himmerich

    “The perfect moment for start-ups to conquer the market” Interview with EdTech expert Tobias Himmerich