12-15 May, 2019 Since its inception in 1963, the Jerusalem International Book Fair has brought together members of the international publishing community for a week of professional and intellectual as well as informal gatherings. The Jerusalem International Book Forum, which will take place for the first time on May 12-15, 2019, continues on this path.
The Zev Birger Editorial Fellowship Program
10-16 May, 2019 The Zev Birger Editorial Fellowship program, sponsored by the George von Holtzbrinck Publishing Group since its inception in 1985, is a week-long professional seminar bringing together leading editors agents and scouts from around the world to discuss significant issues of interest to the international publishing community.
The JIBF mourns the loss of Peter Mayer, a true friend and a tremendous contributor to the international publishing community, who passed away in early 2018.
The Awarding of the 2019 Jerusalem Prize to Joyce Carol Oates, Followed By a Tribute to Amos Oz- talk between President Reuven Rivlin, Prof. Fania Oz-Salzbergerand Kobi Meidan.
Keynote Speech by Stephen Rubin (Henry Holt)
The Challenges, Changes and Advantages Facing Independent Publishers Today. Featuring Richard Charkin , Sigrid Rausing, Emily Chuang, Moritz Kirschner and Iftach Alony.
The Translator’s Angle: with Evan Fallenberg, Sjón, Moshe Erlendur Okon, Valerie Miles and Marie-Pierre Gracedieu.
The Publisher’s Side: with Carmen Pinilla, Elena Ramirez, Hilit Hamou-Meir, Deborah Harris and Gisele Sapiro.
A Session Covering Different Markets with Kris Kliemann, Ziv Lewis, Anne Solange Noble, Elena Ramirez and Clare Alexander.
Author Discoverability, Influencers and Other Must-Knows for Today’s Publishers. Featuring James Daunt, Judith Curr, Juergen Boos, Sara Lloyd and Navit Barel.
Tips, Anecdotes and Lessons Gathered Over the Years by our Publishing Experts. Featuring Richard Charkin, Stephen Rubin, Nelleke Geel, Esther Margolis and Thomas Rathnow.
How Has the World of Streaming TV Changed the Face of Publishing? Featuring Maria B. Campbell, Jane Friedman, Yuval Horowitz, Arik Kneller and Dror Mishani.
Daniela Spector, Geva Alon and others in Multidisciplinary Cultural Event The Jerusalem International Book Forum, “Barutina”, and the International Writers Festival are hosting a multidisciplinary cultural event. The audience is…
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