European and Arabic Literary Stars Shine Bright in New York

Three literary festivals took place this November in New York City: Editions/Artists’ Book Fair, New Literature from Europe Festival and the Festival Albertine. The post European and Arabic Literary Stars Shine Bright in New York appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at 'Publishing Perspectives'

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Here are the winners of the Sheikh Zayed Book Awards, one of the Arab world’s major literary prizes.

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India’s Jaipur Literary Fest Announces New York Stop on International Tour

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HGTV stars get their own collectible covers, the New York Post obsesses about AOC, Conde Nast diversifies: Publisher’s Brief

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The Bright Agency launches literary list

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New €20k prize to celebrate European 'literary richness'

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Part 'Star Wars' homage, part unexpected coming-of-age novel: 'Black Star Renegades'

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