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There is always something new to discover about the world’s largest content fair. Here is where you can find out more about current fair events and contests, as well as read relevant interviews with interesting people.


  • Michele Cobb, Executive Director, Audio Publishers Association auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse


    Interview with Michele Cobb

    Michele Cobb, Executive Director of the Audio Publishers Association, will be one of the speakers at the 2019 Frankfurt Audio Summit. We talked with her about developments in the audio sector and her favourite listening.

  • Jenny Kühne


    Frankfurt Rights Meeting Interview with Jenny Kühne

    Our colleague Jenny Kuehne talked with BookBrunch about changes in the rights & licensing industry and the 33rd Frankfurt Rights Meeting.

  • Monica Hoh


    “Libraries are facing a lot of changes”

    Each spring, our partner in Frankfurt Academic, the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) awards 12 students and early-career professionals with a highly competitive Fellowship. One of the student fellows is Monica Hoh, a current Library and Information Science student at the University of Illinois. As SSP Ambassador, she has also received a Business & Conferences Ticket for her first visit to the Frankfurter Buchmesse.

  • Martina Wolff Carassco Interview


    “The future of education is post-digital.”

    Our colleague Martina Wolff-Carrasco talks about the education community at Frankfurter Buchmesse (16–20 October 2019) and reveals how, thanks to digitalisation, education is putting the focus back on human beings.

  • Lars Birken Bertsch Interview Frankfurt Authors


    “It’s all no longer linear, but ‘cross’.”

    Our colleague Lars Birken-Bertsch presents the new Frankfurt Authors area and explains how writing and publishing are changing in the 21st century in passing.

  • Der Frankfurt Buchmesse Film Award


    Film Award: Seeking the best illustrated books on film

    This year, Frankfurter Buchmesse and the MGIP Motovun Group of International Publishers are once again awarding a prize for the “Best Illustrated Book on Film”. 

  • Verleihung des Buchmesse Film Awards


    Film Awards: Call for Entries has started

    The red carpet will once again be rolled out this year: For the second time, Frankfurter Buchmesse (16-20 October 2019) will award the Frankfurter Buchmesse Film Awards.

  • Bruno Mendes, coisadelivreiro, Business Club Ambassador 2017


    Business Club Ambassador interview with Bruno Mendes

    Bruno Mendes is the founder of the Brazilian company # coisadelivreiro®. In this interview, he shares his experience as Business Club Ambassador at Frankfurter Buchmesse 2017.

  • Jo Nesbo Buchvover Messer


    "A lonely Wolf with a Heart"

    Katrin Fieber is editor at Ullstein Verlag and looks after Jo Nesbø from the very beginning and has become a big fan of his novels. His latest Harry Hole thriller describes her as "the most exciting thing I've read in a long time."

  • Maya Kodes Portrait


    Interview: Yves St-Gelais about a holographic Popstar

    Meet Maya Kodes a digital code from cyberspace that came into the world.