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Canada’s Guest of Honour Role at the 2020 Frankfurt Book Fair Postponed


Following lengthy discussions between the Frankfurter Buchmesse (FBM) and the Department of Canadian Heritage (PCH), the decision surrounding Canada’s Guest of Honour (GoH) presence at the 2020 Frankfurt Book Fair has officially been made. It has been decided that Canada’s GoH presence will be postponed to 2021 (20-24 October). The official press release is available… Read more »

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News from Canada FBM2020: COVID-19 and Preliminary List of Authors for Frankfurt


Canada FBM2020’s activities and COVID-19 Questions and Answers on COVID-19 for Literary Programming Canada FBM2020 and its partners are closely monitoring the developments of the coronavirus and are following precautions and recommendations issued by the Government of Canada. As of right now, we are proceeding with our plans for Canada’s presence as the Guest of Honour at the… Read more »

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Update: Call for Submissions for 2020 Literary Programme


Last fall, Canada FBM2020 invited Canadian publishers and literary agents to submit applications on behalf of their Canadian authors and illustrators to participate in the official literary delegation as part of Canada’s presence as Guest of Honour at the Frankfurt Book Fair (October 14-18, 2020).  After an enthusiastic response from the publishing industry (close to 400… Read more »

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