Slovenia - Frankfurt Guest of Honour Candidate

Tenders and Public Calls

Database of Translations


  • Co-financing books and magazines
  • The public lending right and grants
  • Increasing the accessibility of books
  • Book and magazine portals
  • Promoting electronic publishing
  • Single Price for Books Act

International Cooperation

  • Participating in international book fairs
  • Promotional materials
  • Publishing works by Slovenian authors with foreign publishing houses
  • Artist-in-residence grants abroad
  • International Slovenian literature translation seminar

Reading Promotion in Slovenia

  • Co-financing literary events and the development of reading culture
  • Co-financing bookshop cultural programmes
  • Reading and book promotion campaigns
  • Professional training in the field of books
05. 10. 2017


Being one of the future Guests of Honour at the Frankfurt Book Fair, Slovenia presents a new, redesigned and enlarged national stand in Hall 5.0.

At the stand, there will be various Slovenian publishers present with their individual meeting tables. These are:

In addition, two publishing houses have traditionally their individual stands. Beletrina, with its eminent literary imprint awaits you in Hall 5.9., A 22, and Mladinska knjiga, Slovenian biggest publisher with various imprints in Hall 6.1., D36.

We also cordially invite you to join the Slovenian Book Agency...


04. 10. 2017

Slovenia at BUCH WIEN 2017

This year, we present the Slovene Literature Week on Austria's biggest book event - Buch Wien in Vienna, held between November 8th and 12th on the Fairgrounds (Hall D) and all over the city.

  • 16 Events with authors (5 in the city, 11 on the Fairground)
  • 14 Authors
  • 10 new book titles in German an texts in 2 literary magazines
  • 1 publisher's brunch
  • 1 exhibition

Visit our Stand B05 (right opposite the 3Sat Bühne), or join in at the publisher's brunch for partners from the industry, on Thursday, November 9th at 11.00 in the Fair's restaurant on the 1st floor.



Montag, 6. November 2017, 19.00 Uhr
Hauptbücherei am Gürtel - Büchereien Wien
Urban-Loritz-Platz 2A, Wien

Plečniks Ljubljana: Ausstellungseröffnung und Gespräch

2017 wird in Slowenien als das Jože-Plečnik-Jahr gefeiert. Jože Plečnik (1872 - 1957) gilt als der bedeutendste Architekt Sloweniens und gehört zu den renommiertesten Architekten Europas im 20. Jahrhundert. Es gibt Städte, die untrennbar mit ihren Architekten verbunden sind: Ljubljana gehört mit Plečnik, der das Bild dieser Stadt entscheidend geprägt hat, ohne Zweifel dazu. Plečnik war Kosmopolit und ein Pionier der modernen...