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Germany theme of the Dutch Bookweek 2016

11 June 2015

In the year in which the Netherlands and Flanders will jointly present themselves as guests of honour at the Frankfurter Buchmesse, the Dutch Boekenweek (Bookweek) aims at Germany, under the motto Was Ich nog zu sagen hätte. This was reported today by CPNB in a press release.

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Brockway Prize to Ard Posthuma

10 June 2015

The Brockway Prize, a biennial prize for poetry translations from the Dutch, has been awarded to Ard Posthuma. The prize was established by the Dutch Foundation for Literature and is worth 5,000 euro. It will be presented on 12 June during the Poetry International Festival in Rotterdam.

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9th International Non-Fiction Conference
10 Books - Spring 2015 (London Book Fair Issue)
Children's Books - Spring 2015
Translators Dutch -> German: an overview

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Jeroen Thijssen

Solitude

(Nieuw Amsterdam, 2014)

Frank and Robert Bramme live in a squat. The brothers grew up at their grand­father’s…

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Tommy Wieringa

These Are the Names

(Portobello Books, 2015)

‘To discard one’s old soul, that frayed, worn thing, and get a new one in its place.…

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A walk on the wild side

Tom Müller

26 January 2015

Arriving in my hotel room on the Publishers Tour around Flanders and the Netherlands for ten German editors and publishers, I switched on the TV to make myself feel more at home. The Fantastic Mr. Fox was on, Wes Anderson’s great film about three well-equipped farmers’ fight against the chicken-stealing Mr. Fox, which expands into a war between the animal and the human worlds. On the side, the film tells a story about the state of civilisation, about humans on the rampage and behaving like animals, and animals driven out of their natural habitats.

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