In den Debatten um die Verleihung des Nobel Preises an Peter Handke haben insbesondere dessen Jünger vom Beginn der Polemiken an ein Ausrufezeichen gesetzt: Man müsse Handke nur lesen! „Hören Sie mich an.“ Dieser Satz aus Peter Handkes Buch „Langsame Heimkehr“ von 1979 war wenigstens für mich der titelgebende Schlüssel, als ich 1984 einen ausführlichen […]

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Is artificial intelligence coming? That’s the wrong question. Because there are already countless – often unnoticed – examples for the use of AI. On 9 and 10 May in Berlin, the Publishers’ Forum will present two approaches to this mega-trend – Early Bird rates available until Feb 2019. Discussion points include: Which questions and problem […]

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How is the position of translated literary fiction evolving as compared to literature in general? How are diverse linguistic communities finding their respective audiences, especially by comparison to a globalized culture with English as a predominant lingua franca? And how successful are sponsors of various forms of support to translated literature in the aim of […]

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