Better to have one book in your hand as well as many flying around in your head. If you like cosplay, this is also the week for you.
“Returning cranes traverse the bleak skies with molecules of south rainbow on their wings – and new stories of their travels.” Novelist Svetlana Lavockina shares her itinerary for the Leipziger Buchmesse.
Rather than a way to escape “real” life for me, it’s ended up becoming a way to enhance it.
Gon Von Zola, Ana Beatrice Ribero and me, riding David Dichelle’s Continental Subway.
“With artists flocking here annually, there are sure to be many authors or writers working in English in their midst, looking for a home and place to promote themselves in Eastern Germany’s famous publishing hub.”
Our intrepid reporter Helena Fram interviewed Siegfried Lokatis, Professor in Book Science (Buchwissenschaft) at the University of Leipzig, on convincing shops around Leipzig to do something a little different: putting historic books in their display windows to run parallel with the Leipziger Buchmesse.