Georgia Made by Characters - Press Conference in Frankfurt

Georgia as this year's Guest of Honour, Frankfurter Buchmesse is highlighting a nation with a centuries-old culture from 10-14 October 2018. Under the tagline “Georgia – Made by Characters”, Georgia showcases more than its literature and new releases in German translations: It is also offering a far-reaching programme to provide diverse perspectives of the country's rich cultural landscape at various cultural venues in Frankfurt.

Georgian National Stand at the Leipzig Book Fair 2018

The Leipzig Book Fair officially takes start on 15th of March 2018. The opening ceremony will be attended by the Head of the project - Georgia Guest of Honour Country at FBM 2018, Minister of Culture and Sport of Georgia Mikheil Giorgadze, Director of the Georgian National Book Center Medea Metreveli, authors and publishers from Georgia.

27 Georgian contemporary and classic author with 50 literary events at the Leipzig Book Fair and in 7 European cities.

For the first time in the history of Georgian literature, Georgian author will be hosted at one of the most popular European literary festivals – Lit. Cologne. During the March, Guest of Honour country at the Frankfurter Buchmesse 2018 will be presented with 27 contemporary and classic authors and 50 literary events at the Leipzig Book Fair as well as in 7 German-speaking cities.