Application deadline: Friday 29/2/24Join the 2nd edition of the 4-day professional program, during the Thessaloniki Book Fair, offering to the participants the opportunity to meet the Greek book publishing world. The aim is to create a networking forum for publishers, editors, license officers, and literary agents from all over the world.  Where: Thessaloniki, Greece Dates/Duration: 16-19 May 2024 […]

Sharjah is the Guest of Honour at the 20th Thessaloniki Book Fair

Sharjah-UAE, which is rightly called the cultural capital of the United Arab Emirates,  will be the guest of honour at this year’s Thessaloniki Book Fair which turns 20 and will take place on May 16 to 19, 2024.  The official announcement and the signing of the respective agreement took place during the 42nd Sharjah International Book […]

Με τιμώμενη την Σάρτζα (ΗΑΕ) η 20η επετειακή Διεθνής Έκθεση Βιβλίου Θεσσαλονίκης

16 – 19 Μαΐου 2024 Με τιμώμενo το Εμιράτο τη Σάρτζα (Sharjah–UAE), που δικαίως αποκαλείται πολιτιστική πρωτεύουσα των Ηνωμένων Αραβικών Εμιράτων (ΗΑΕ), θα πραγματοποιηθεί η 20η επετειακή διοργάνωση της Διεθνούς Έκθεσης Βιβλίου Θεσσαλονίκης από 16 έως 19 Μαΐου 2024. Η επίσημη ανακοίνωση και η υπογραφή της συμφωνίας μεταξύ των δύο αρμόδιων φορέων, του Ελληνικού Ιδρύματος […]

“THESSALONIKI BOOK FAIR: Intellectual and cultural forum of Greece

With the largest attendance in its history, the curtain fell on Sunday, May 7th, 2023,for the 19th International Book Fair of Thessaloniki, which attracted approximately 90,000 visitors in a four-day period with numerous presentations and discussions as well as important events and contacts in the 1st International Professional Program, for which theintention is to strengthen […]

Translators as cultural ambassadors of a country

Greek books are read by readers of foreign countries thanks to translators who often act as …talent scouts. Issues like this but also everything related to the course of a translation – from the conception of the idea to its implementation, were discussed in the context of the 1st International Professional Program of the 19th […]

The US Ambassador to Greece at the 19th TIBF

“It is an honor for us that American Literature is honored this year at the Thessaloniki International Book Fair,” said US Ambassador George Tsounis, who visited the American booth, where he was welcomed by the president of the Hellenic Foundation for Culture, Nikos A. Koukis, the vice president of the Hellenic-American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham), […]

The Greek book market, its digital transformation and the publishing ecosystem under “scrutiny” in the 1st International Professional Program

The Greek book market and its digital transformation, based on international experiences, were at the forefront of today’s opening of the 1st International Professional Program of the 19th Thessaloniki International Book Fair, which brought together professionals in the book business, giving them space for development of contacts and initiatives. The president of the Hellenic Foundation […]

Official opening of the 19th TIBF, the largest in its history

With references to its international scope, the rich program of events and participations, its enhanced professional orientation and the inclusion of American Literature as the honoured guest, the 19th Thessaloniki International Book Fair, the largest in the history of the institution, was inaugurated on Thursday evening. An “established institution with international scope and reach”, the […]