International Literary Agent of the Year 2015

April 15th, 2015|Categories: Awards, Special Projects|

The Literary Agency Mertin has been voted International Literary Agent of the Year 2015 by The London Book Fair, in partnership with the UK Publishers Association! This is a great acknowledgement of our work and above all, it’s a great tribute to our outstanding authors. Christopher MacLehose of MacLehose Press, chairman [...]

Guest of Honour Portugal presents its literature despite cancellation of Leipzig Book Fair – popup book fair

March 11th, 2022|Categories: Guests of Honour, Participations|

The literary programme of Portugal as Guest of Honour in Leipzig will take place on Thursday, 17 March at Haus des Buches and on Friday, 18 March at Schaubühne Lindenfels both from 6 to 10 pm. The famous Blaue Sofa, organized by Bertelsmann, ZDF (Second German Television), Deutschlandfunk Kultur (German culture-oriented [...]

New Translation Grant between Portugal and the USA

September 7th, 2021|Categories: Translation Grants|

At a difficult time for authors and publishers, FLAD launched the first open call for the translation of literary works in order to promote Portuguese authors in the U.S. market and support Portuguese publishing companies, helping to enable works by American authors who would not otherwise arrive in Portugal. The next [...]

Critics’ Prize of the Book Foundation in Argentina

May 2nd, 2022|Categories: Awards|

Eugenia Almeida // Eugenia Almeida won the Critics' Prize 2019, announced at the International Book Fair of Buenos Aires, with her book of essays Flooding, published by Gabriela Halac of Ediciones DocumentA / Escénicas. The prize highlights the best Argentinean book of literary creation and was awarded for the years [...]

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