In 2018, Georgia will be the Guest of Honour at Frankfurter Buchmesse.
From 10 – 14 October 2018, Georgia will be the focus of international media attention as the Guest of Honour at Frankfurter Buchmesse.
Yet, well before the Fair, Georgien writers as well as creative and cultural minds will make appearances in German cities. Media representatives got an impression of the programme during a press conference at the Frankfurter Buchmesse:
Press information, Preview Press Conference, 12 October 2017
The Georgian National Book Center is offering an attractive funding programme to international publishers for “Translations of Georgian literature”.
Further information at:
Since 1976, every year the Frankfurter Buchmesse has welcomed a country or region as its Guest of Honour.
After France, Georgia will present itself to the fair’s international public as Guest of Honour at the 2018 Frankfurter Buchmesse. But: How does one become Guest of Honour anyway? And why does the book fair even have this tradition?
Director Georgian National Book Center
Follow the Guest of Honour on all of their digital channels:
As part of the Guest of Honour programme we have the following projects:
In this exhibition publishers from all around the world can show their current titles on the Guest of Honour. The exhibition with about 500 - 1,000 titles collects translated literature from as well as books about the Guest of Honour. The registration is free of charge for publishing houses.