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Women are the future of literature

It has been 20 years since it became fashionable to state that editors thought mainly of women readers when publishing and designing their communication campaigns. It was a fact.

The King: “In these difficult times, Spain keeps Nicaragua in its heart.”

Don Felipe presents the Cervantes Prize to Sergio Ramírez, the man whose “story could have been different.” Don Sergio, in these difficult times, Spain keeps Nicaragua in its heart.

Get to know this week's List for the week 16th ending on April 22nd, 2018

NPD BookScan, part of the Nielsen Company (US) LLC, and America Reads Spanish (ARS), present the free weekly list of the Spanish bestseller titles in the US market for week 16 of 2018 (week ending 04/22/2018).

¡Sí Señor! Aqui Hablamos Español. Let’s Celebrate Our Language

On this day, April 23, speakers of Spanish around the world celebrate “El Día del Idioma Español“. It is a tribute to Spain’s best-known writer, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, who died 402 years ago.

Spain’s Ministry of Culture has launched the call for aid for translation 2018

The purpose of these grants is to encourage and promote the knowledge abroad of the works that make up the common Spanish cultural heritage by financing the cost of translation into a foreign language.

Cedro ENews - Bulletin #236, April 23rd, 2018

Cedro is a non-profit association of authors and publishers of books, magazines, journals, newspapers and sheet music, published in any format. Read the latest news on the Publishing Industry. Book piracy increases 36% in the Book Industry.

The digital book represents 4.5% of the publishing market in Spain

Revenue from the sale of electronic books grew in Spain by 14.3% in 2017 compared to 2016, reaching a value of 43.3 million euros.

7 Things To Know Today And Use Of Audiobooks is On The Rise

Would you rather listen to an audio book than read a printed copy? Turns out you're not alone. Although about three-quarters of Americans have read at least one book in the past year, more and more are listening rather than reading them.

Antonio Muñoz Molina, finalist of Man Booker International

The Spanish writer competes to win the prize, which awards works translated into English and published in the United Kingdom and will be published on May 21, with Virginie Despentes, Han Kang, László Krasznahorkai, Ahmed Saadawi and Olga Tokarczuk.

The new poster of the Madrid Book Fair battles the invisibility of women in literature

The image of the 77th edition of the event, made by illustrator Paula Bonet, is a vindication of the presence of women in literature: "There are many women who are erased when the textbooks are printed".

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