Night Table #31. Anna Matysiak: I like it when language is a tool for studying the world
The poet and publisher Anna Matysiak talks about her editorial work, discovering new poetic voices, rare readings for pleasure, her formative books and the eternal human need to tell stories.
The Book Institute supported the Dutch translation of “Król" by Szczepan Twardoch
In the Netherlands, a translation of Król (“The King”) has been published. The book was translated by Charlotte Pothuizen. The publication of Szczepan Twardoch's novel was supported by the Book Institute as part of the ©POLAND Translation Programme.
The International Book Fair "Bibliotéka" in Bratislava has come to an end [report and photos]
The Book Institute together with the Polish Institute in Bratislava ran a Polish stand in the Incheba Expo Congress Centre for the four days of the fair (7th – 10th November). At the stand were showcased new publications from Poland, books for children and the youth awarded in various competitions in recent years, books by Polish authors in Slovak published thanks to the support of the Translation Programme ©Poland, including books by Nobel Prize winner Olga Tokarczuk 2018. The stand was visited by readers (many with children) as well as publishers wishing to develop or begin cooperation with the Book Institute.