This month in the Translators House: Minya Linn and Birgit Erdmann.
The publication of Congo by David Van Reybrouck has been a chartbuster from the beginning, not only in Flanders and The Netherlands, but also abroad.
This week (15-19 September) the Flemish Literature Fund (FLF) and the Dutch Foundation for Literature (DFL) organised their second joint publishers tour.Ten German publishers were invited to participate in an attractive literary and cultural programme in Antwerp and Amsterdam to familiarize themselves with children's and YA literature from Flanders and the Netherlands.
12 Minutes About Peace, a collection of short films and poems, explores the crossover potential of poetry and animation. It is one of the more imaginative projects recently set up in the ligth of the centenary of WWI.
Bart Moeyaert has been appointed artistic director of the programme to be presented by Flanders and the Netherlands as guests of honour at the Frankfurt Book Fair in 2016.