Frankfurt Book Fair: A Light Look

Three months before the start of the book fair, it is still unclear how many exhibitors are actually coming in October to Frankfurt. On a digital led press conf

Frankfurt Book Fair: A Light Look

Three months before the start of the book fair, it is still unclear how many exhibitors are actually coming in October to Frankfurt. On a digital led press conference that yesterday, among others, the book fair Director Juergen Boos and Katja Böhne, the Director of Marketing & communications, also attended, referred to the Boos on the not-yet-expired cancellation period in August – then you'll know for sure, who (to be expected according to Diogenes, Fischer, Rowohlt, Carlsen and all the others) but still rejection, and how many guests ultimately. However, added Böhne, give it until the end of October, the possibility of renting "Workspace" on the fair grounds, to organise meetings, which were otherwise, or somehow the Internet would have to take place.

the fair management trusts a lot. For the digital program page www.buchmesse.de serve, a significant part of the local offer will be delivered by the publishers, even the ones set this year, no foot to Frankfurt. The digital Exhibitor's catalogue was by the way was also open for the Exhibitor without the fair, these were at the end of in the number of participants, it said. All of this fear that the pre-recorded halls could quite clearly. After all Boos was pleased about the many community booths from European countries, which he interpreted as a sign of "solidarity" with the fair.

priority health

He could have been even report more Enjoyable, but the German publishers, Suhrkamp, Klett-Cotta, C. H. Beck, and construction reserved: Also you want to participate, they posted a good two hours after the end of the press conference, with a joint stand. Of course, the health of our employees a priority "had to," wrote the build-publisher, Constanze Neumann, but since the community as a solution offered, because he "should have to cope with slim and without any large personal expenses," which raises at least the question of how those expenses of larger staff remained left of it, before the infection can be maintained.

Updated Date: 15 July 2020, 05:19

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