The Gothenburg Book Fair 2023 has concluded

The largest cultural event in the Nordics has concluded. We saw four intense days packed with over 750 exhibitors and nearly 4000 programme events. We count 85 936 visits and participating publishers report record breaking book sales!

The Gothenburg Book Fair 2023 has been inaugurated

During a ceremony at the Jewish Scene the 39th edition of the Gothenburg Book Fair was inaugurated. The Minister of Culture Parisa Liljestrand, Lizzie Scheja, Leif Pagrotsky, Frida Edman and Oskar Ekström cut the ribbon.

Jewish Culture, The City, Audio

– Themes for the 2023 Gothenburg Book Fair

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Powerful themes, crises and change take centre stage at the 39th Gothenburg Book Fair

14 June / 2023

In a dual appearance on the west and east coast of Sweden, last week saw Gothenburg Book Fair launch its programme of seminars to be held during the event, which runs from 28 September to 1 October. The seminar programme reflects our present day: crisis, war and the economy all feature alongside future issues such as AI and audio. The 2023 themes of Jewish Culture, The City and Audio all make...

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A new theme for the 2023 Gothenburg Book Fair: Audio

14 April / 2023

The 2023 Gothenburg Book Fair is adding a new theme to the two previously announced, Jewish Culture and The City. A skilled storyteller with a captivating story has always been able to enchant listeners. The Book Fair’s Audio theme will bring together audiobook authors, podcasters and narrators and allow them to meet their audience. Details of the theme are currently being drawn up. It will...

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First four international guests for the 2023 Book Fair presented

12 April / 2023

Cultural institution Jewish Culture in Sweden, this year’s Guest of Honour at the 2023 Gothenburg Book Fair, is proud to present its first four international guests who will feature at the event later this year: Hila Blum, Judy Batalion, Daniel Libeskind and Joshua Cohen. Together, these guests exemplify how the theme will provide audiences with a range of lenses through which to look at multiface...

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