Publishing

  • 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. 11. 2019

Every Story Matters – making books more inclusive

From November 1st, Slovenian Book Agency is a part of the project Every Story Matters – making books more inclusive, which is financially supported by the Creative Europe programme. Besides the Slovenian Book Agency, four other partner organizations will take part in the three-year project led by the Flemish Fund for Literature:  Acesso Cultura, Associação Cultural (PT), Bluedar (DE), Mediart International (HR) in Stichting ROSE (NL).

The goal of ESM is to increase the creation, availability and promotion of inclusive books for children and young adults in the EU and by doing so engage a broader and more divers reading audience. The project aims to nurture the cultural sensitivity of all young European citizens, while also handing book professionals (e.g. publishers, librarians …) the tools and strategies needed to become more inclusive. ESM wants to stimulate the creative potential of talents who are traditionally left out of scope through a talent development programme.

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05. 11. 2019

Slovenian Book Agency at the China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair (CCBF)

The Slovenian Book Agency will attend the China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair (CCBF). A representative of the Slovenian Book Agency will attend the fair and take part in the SHVIP Book Pitch and the seventh edition of the CCBF Shanghai Visiting International Publishers Programme (SHVIP), which the organizers are preparing in cooperation with the Bologna Children's Book Fair. She will present the current Slovene youth and children’s literary production. For meetings please contact nika.kovac@jakrs.si

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