This year's Frankfurt Book Fair has one and a half Guests of Honor – The Netherlands and the adjacent Belgian region Flanders. We visited the authors in Amsterdam and Antwerp.
The largest book fair in the world may take place in Frankfurt. But some of its most important guests don't come from Germany. Here are some of international celebrities you'll spot at the Frankfurt Book Fair this week.
No one knows the publishing industry better than Felicitas von Lovenberg, literary critic and now manager of Piper publishing house. We met her at the Frankfurt Book Fair to discuss the ins and outs of the business.
"Literature has always managed to overcome dictators," wrote jailed Turkish author Asli Erdogan. Her words marked the start of the Frankfurt Book Fair, which focuses not just on publishing deals, but also human rights.
Heard but not seen, a movie soundtrack lays the emotional foundation of a film. "Score" looks at the effect of film music on viewers, and honors exceptional film composers like John Williams and Hans Zimmer.
While everyone is talking about "Fire and Fury," an exposé of the Trump White House by journalist Michael Wolff, a book with the same name published in 2009 is seeing renewed sales.
She was an iconic figure of the hippie and women's liberation movements in the late 1960s. Janis Joplin embodied the life of Sex & Drugs & Rock'n'Roll more radically than her male colleagues — and paid the price.
With "Nijinski", the Gauthier Dance Company is paying homage to Russian ballet dancer Vaslav Nijinsky. The mesmerising ballet performance is choreographed by Marco Goecke.
Russia’s independent gaming scene between art, business, politics and censorship.
The German Goethe Institute is hosting an interactive exhibition titled ‘Games and Politics’ in Novosibirk, bringing together the country’s gaming scene.
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