Writersblog

Salomon Kroonenberg

Salomon Kroonenberg, Dutch writer

The Dutch programme at the International Book Fair in Beijing was cunn... >>> read more

Kai Kang

Kai Kang, Journalist China Reading Weekly

Dear Dutch publishers. The book fair is over. Perhaps you’ll now... >>> read more

Ingrid and Dieter Schubert

Ingrid and Dieter Schubert, Dutch illustrators

The days are full and long. We are incessantly bombarded with impressi... >>> read more

Michele Hutchison

Michele Hutchison, Editor De Arbeiderspers

Arriving on the stand on the first day, I’d asked a Chinese visi... >>> read more

Michele Hutchison

Michele Hutchison, Editor De Arbeiderspers

Big excitement today since we were finally meeting with Songyu from Fl... >>> read more

Michele Hutchison

Michele Hutchison, Editor De Arbeiderspers

The traffic in Beijing is horrendous, I’m sure the other blogger... >>> read more

Thomas Möhlmann

Thomas Möhlmann, Staff member Dutch Foundation for Literature

What an evening the poets and the approximately 200 onlookers present ... >>> read more

Ingrid and Dieter Schubert

Ingrid and Dieter Schubert, Dutch illustrators

It’s now the third day, and the first one with plenty of sun. Un... >>> read more

Kai Kang

Kai Kang, Journalist China Reading Weekly

What a great opportunity to learn about the Dutch literature for Chine... >>> read more

Salomon Kroonenberg

Salomon Kroonenberg, Dutch writer

A duck flies to and fro over the vast expanses of world ocean, despera... >>> read more

Michele Hutchison

Michele Hutchison, Editor De Arbeiderspers

‘In the era of browsing, we provide reading.’ - Slogan see... >>> read more

Michele Hutchison

Michele Hutchison, Editor De Arbeiderspers

The jewel in the crown of our collection of Arbeiderspers titles publi... >>> read more

Michele Hutchison

Michele Hutchison, Editor De Arbeiderspers

The Chinese publishers I have met during the course of my career, the ... >>> read more

Salomon Kroonenberg

Salomon Kroonenberg, Dutch writer

I have so far never been to a book fair. Nor do I know what to imagine... >>> read more

Kai Kang

Kai Kang, Journalist China Reading Weekly

Since 2006, I began writing about the Netherlands’ performance a... >>> read more

Henk Pröpper

Henk Pröpper, Director Dutch Foundation for Literature

Now that the fair is just round the corner, this is perhaps the moment... >>> read more

Henk Pröpper

Henk Pröpper, Director Dutch Foundation for Literature

In two weeks’ time, the official opening of one of the largest b... >>> read more

Ramsey Nasr

Ramsey Nasr, Dutch poet

Ramsey Nasr (b. 1974, Rotterdam) is a poet and author, actor and direc... >>> read more


Publishers

Ambo | Anthos

Ambo | Anthos

Ambo|Anthos is a Dutch publishing house and part of the VBK publishing group.... >>>> read more

Amsterdam University Press

Amsterdam University Press

Amsterdam University Press (AUP) aims to support science through academic publications in print and Open Access, where the quality of these publications is our starting point.... >>>> read more

De Arbeiderspers

De Arbeiderspers

De Arbeiderspers is one of the leading Dutch literary publishers of Dutch, Flemish and translated fiction and non-fiction.... >>>> read more

Athenaeum

Athenaeum

Athenaeum has been publishing fiction, poetry and non fiction since 1962, specializing in classic authors of all times, both Dutch and foreign.... >>>> read more

Atlas

Atlas

Atlas publishes literary fiction and nonfiction, both in translation and original.... >>>> read more

Augustus

Augustus

August Publishers is a publisher of fiction and nonfiction by Dutch writers of international acclaim such as Armando, Anton Valens, Adriaan van Dis, K. Michel, Thomas Heerma van Voss, Anneloes Timmerije and Oek and de Jong.... >>>> read more

Balans

Balans

Balans is a leading quality non-fiction house, founded in 1986.... >>>> read more

De Bezige Bij

De Bezige Bij

De Bezige Bij (The Busy Bee) is one of the leading literary publishers in the Netherlands for both Dutch and translated literature, fiction and non-fiction.... >>>> read more

Contact

Contact

Contact was founded in 1933 against fascism and Nazism.... >>>> read more

Cossee

Cossee

Cossee Publishers are an independent publishing house, located in Amsterdam/Netherlands.... >>>> read more

Van Gogh Museum

Van Gogh Museum

The Van Gogh Museum makes the life and work of Vincent van Gogh and the art of his time accessible to as many people as possible in order to enrich and inspire them.... >>>> read more

De Geus

De Geus

De Geus is an independent publishing house established in 1983 specialized in international and Dutch literature, crime and quality nonfiction.... >>>> read more

Gottmer

Gottmer

Gottmer Publishing Group was established in 1940 by printer Jan Hendrik Gottmer.... >>>> read more

Historische Uitgeverij

Historische Uitgeverij

In the more than twenty-five years of its existence, the Historische Uitgeverij has become a well-known presence in the Dutch-speaking cultural domain.... >>>> read more

Lemniscaat

Lemniscaat

Lemniscaat is one of the oldest and most well known children’s book publishers in Holland.... >>>> read more

Leopold

Leopold

Uitgeverij Leopold publishes books for all ages, from toddlers to young adults.... >>>> read more

Mercis

Mercis

Mercis Publishing is the publisher of books by Dick Bruna in Dutch.... >>>> read more

Nijgh & Van Ditmar

Nijgh & Van Ditmar

Nijgh & Van Ditmar is one of the oldest publishing houses in the Netherlands, but one of the youngest at heart.... >>>> read more

Ploegsma

Ploegsma

Founded in 1905, Ploegsma is one of the oldest publishing houses in the Netherlands.... >>>> read more

Podium

Podium

Podium is an Amsterdam based publishing house for contemporary fiction and quality non fiction.... >>>> read more

Prometheus/Bert Bakker

Prometheus/Bert Bakker

Prometheus/Bert Bakker is the biggest independent literary publishing house in the Netherlands.... >>>> read more

Querido

Querido

Dutch bookseller Emanuel Querido founded his publishing house in 1915.... >>>> read more

Terra | Meulenhoff | Lannoo

Terra | Meulenhoff | Lannoo

Uitgeverij Lannoo has been publishing children’s books in Flanders for almost a hundred years and since 2005 in the Netherlands as well.... >>>> read more

Participating Sister Organisations

Flemish Literature Fund

Flemish Literature Fund

The Flemish Literature Fund is an autonomous governmental institution that promotes Dutch-language literature in Belgium and abroad.... >>>> read more

Fonds BKVB

Fonds BKVB

The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (BKVB), is the national body responsible for enabling visual artists, designers, architects and cultural mediators to develop their work in a variety of ways.... >>>> read more