The culture of the labor market, and the economic and social situation of cultural professions.
Literature • Nonfiction • Coursework & Children’s Books • Classics.
is a book initiated by a group of photographers and journalists who have been covering both the refugee crisis in Europe and the many contexts across the Middle East, Asia, and Africa that gave rise to these migrations. Link
The online magazine for international literature
has set itself the objective to monitor literary trends and developments and select the best examples of creative writing from Africa, Asia and Latin America for translation into German, and to promote them in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Link
The association represents the interests of around 5,000 publishers, bookshops, antiquarians, interim books and publishing representatives. He organizes the Frankfurt Book Fair, awards the Peace Prize of the German Book Trade and promotes is involved in the promotion of reading. Link
A well-known international association of writers organized in 140 Centers worldwide. Founded in England, PEN has spread to many countries around the globe and has long established itself as a voice speaking out for persecuted and suppressed writers and as a defender of the right to freedom of speech. Link
is an international non-profit, non-governmental organization that promotes and defends freedom of information and freedom of the press. The organization, with a head office in Paris, France, has consultant status at the United Nations. Link
Europa: An Illustrated Introduction to Europe for Migrants and Refugees
An Illustrated Introduction to Europe for Migrants and Refugees is a book initiated by a group of photographers and journalists who have been covering both the refugee crisis in Europe and the many contexts across the Middle East, Asia, and Africa that gave rise to these migrations. Download it as an eBook: Arabic / English / French / Farsi
Publishing houses in Germany for Near and Middle East
Publishing houses in Germany with a a special interest in literature from the near and middle east.
Even so in there ls – in the last couple of years more (which shows a development in migration reports and young merging literature) – more publishing houses who showed a ltiile more interest in middle eastern/arabic/turkisch/persian literature in Germany and Switzerland, the number is still accissible. We listed a selction for links below for more information.
For all German speakers we also reccomend the scientific work done by Rim Al-Arabji and Anja Ktzer at University Hamburg of Applied Sicence: “Arabische Bellertristik: Untersuchung eines MArktsegments im deutschsprachigen Raum” to get an overview:
Selection of publishing houses:
Lenos Verrlag (Switzerland)
Hans Schiller Verlag
Donate Kinzelbach Verlag