“New Books from Poland 2019” catalogue in Frankfurt
Every year the Polish Book Institute prepares the New Books from Poland catalogue for publishers and translators around the world, presenting the best books from recent years, as well as the most interesting phenomena in contemporary Polish literature, and timeless classics. The premiere of the catalogue is in line with the industry calendar, as it coincides with the International Book Fair in Frankfurt, the most important event in the publishing industry in the world.
Beside table #29. Aleksandra Zielińska: I don't like books which are supposed to be gripping by definition
The prose writer Aleksandra Zielińska talks about her distrust towards the Polish School of Reportage, the problem of book labelling, and what she is looking for in prose.
“Pszczoły” by Piotr Socha and Wojciech Grajkowski in Greek supported by The Polish Book Institute
In Greece, a translation of Pszczoły (‘The Book of Bees’) was published. The book was translated by Agnieszka Barbara Czerwińska and Marianna Psychalou. The publication of the book by Piotr Socha (illustrations) and Wojciech Grajkowski (text) was supported by the Book Institute as part of the © POLAND Translation Programme.