Books & Critics

Arbeitsmarkt Kultur, Zur wirtschaftlichen und sozialen Lage in Kulturberufen

The culture of the labor market, and the economic and social situation of cultural professions.

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Arabisches Buch

Literature • Nonfiction • Coursework & Children’s Books • Classics.

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Europa: 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. Link


Words Without Borders

The online magazine for international literature

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Litprom

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


Der Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels e.V.

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


PEN – Poets, Essayists, and Novelists

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


Reporters Without Borders (RWB),

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:

http://edoc.sub.uni-hamburg.de/haw/volltexte/2009/798/pdf/Al_Arbaji_Kutzer_070830.pdf

 

Selection of publishing houses:

Unionsverlag
http://www.unionsverlag.com/info/

Lenos Verrlag (Switzerland)
http://www.lenos.ch

Edition Orient
http://www.edition-orient.de

Hans Schiller Verlag
http://www.verlag-hans-schiler.de/index.php?language=en

Lisan verlag
http://www.lisan.ch

Donate Kinzelbach Verlag
http://www.kinzelbach-verlag.de