Spain’s Publishers’ Federation Pledges a New Pact for Reading and International Outreach

Spain’s publishers’ federation, in a series of meetings with government, educational, and cultural leadership, hammer out an approach to invigorate reading domestically and promote Spanish literature internationally. By Porter Anderson, Editor-in-Chief | @Porter_Anderson Toward a ‘State Pact’ for Reading n a statement issued today (July 23) from its just-concluded meeting at Santillana del Mar, the Federation of Publishers’ Guilds of ... The post Spain’s Publishers’ Federation Pledges a New Pact for Reading and International Outreach appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at 'Publishing Perspectives'

[ Publishing Perspectives | 2019-07-24 01:16:59 UTC ]
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The International Publishers Association’s Seminar Series in Nairobi: ‘Africa Rising’

In June, the IPA's seminar series for African publishing will address talent and readership development, digital opportunities, copyright protection, and more. The post The International Publishers Association’s Seminar Series in Nairobi: ‘Africa Rising’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

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The International View: Raising Turkey's Publishing Profile

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London Book Fair: Publishers, Book Aid International Champion Rebuilding Iraqi Library

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Man Booker International prize 2019 longlist sees small publishers win big

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London Book Fair’s International Excellence Awards Honor ‘Publishing To Build a Better World’

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International Women’s Day 2019: Progress Among Publishers in France

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On reading, publishing and being working class

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Taipei International Book Exhibition: ‘Time for Reading’

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Three UK publishers join 2019 Jerusalem International Book Forum

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Religious Reading: Spotlight on Faith-Based Publishing

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At Guadalajara International Book Fair: 300 Spanish Publishers

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Bodour Al Qasimi Announces Candidacy for Vice President of the International Publishers Association

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