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In 2013, Frankfurt Will Learn to Samba

Galeno Amorim, President, Brazilian National Library

Next year, Brazil takes the role of Guest of Honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Here’s what to expect. A country full of different voices and cultures that interact among themselves and internationally, in a […] Read More

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Translation Grants: How to Publish a Brazilian Author for Free (Almost)

Fábio Lima coordinates the Translation Grants Program of the Brazilian National Library

The Brazilian National Library Foundation established a translation grant program in July of this year and the government has committed $35.5 million to the initiative. Read More

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Brazilian Government Commits $194.6 Million to Support Literary Initiatives


Ministry of Culture in Brazil announced investments of R$373.7 million to the National Plan for Books and Literature. Read More

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Brazil Gov’t Backs Literary Programs, Libraries with R$211 Million


By Roberta Campassi Fundação Biblioteca Nacional (FBN), the government institution responsible for reading politics and public libraries in Brazil, will invest a total of R$211 million this year in programs. This will include the construction […] Read More

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Interview: Galeno Amorim, President, National Library Foundation

Juergen Boos and Juca Ferreira

In preparing for Brazil’s role as the Guest of Honor at the 2013 Frankfurt Book Fair, Galeno Amorim, the President of the National Library Foundation, is going to be a busy man. He’s in the […] Read More

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