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February 11 – February 18, 2010 Edition
London Book Fair Begins April 19
The London Book Fair, global marketplace or rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content across print, audio, TV, film and digital channels, is scheduled in London April 19-21st.
Taking place every spring in the world’s premier publishing and cultural capital (twice as many bookstores in London as in New York), the event provides a unique opportunity to explore, understand and capitalize on the innovations shaping the publishing world..
The London Book Fair hosts over 200 seminars and events attended by more than 6,000 industry professionals. The seminar program covers a wide range of topics including the impact of developments in digital technology,children’s publishing and Market Focus South Africa. Events include cookery demonstrations in the Cook Book Corner, informative talks for authors in the Author Lounge and interviews with celebrated authors in the English PEN Literary Cafe.
Video highlights from last year’s show appear on the site.