Sharjah: The Emirates Publishers Association (EPA) has announced their participation in the London International Book Fair, taking place at Olympia London from April 18th to 20th 2023. The EPA’s presence at the event signifies its continued commitment to promoting the publishing industry and fostering international partnerships.
“We are excited to be participating in the London International Book Fair, as it offers a fantastic opportunity for Emirati publishers to present their exceptional works to a worldwide audience. This event perfectly aligns with our mission to promote and cultivate the growth of the Emirati publishing industry on an international level, providing us with an invaluable platform to network, learn, and engage with our peers in the global publishing community. We look forward to sharing our unique perspectives and rich literary culture with the world and forging new partnerships that will help us continue to push the boundaries of the publishing industry,” stated Mr. Rashid Al Kous, executive director of the Emirates Publishers Association.
Participating publishers have conveyed their excitement about joining the London Book Fair alongside the EPA. They view the event as a significant chance to expand their horizons, build connections with industry peers, and extend their influence, allowing them to promote their vision of a fairer and more inclusive world to a broader audience.
The EPA Collective Stand at the London Book Fair is a vibrant and captivating space, offering attendees an immersive experience of the fascinating world of Emirati publishing. Visionary publishers have gathered at the stand, presenting a diverse and multifaceted collection of unique literary works that showcase the rich Emirati literary culture.
Visitors are encouraged to explore the showcased works, engage with the participating publishing houses, and discover the valuable insights they have to offer. Among the publishers present at the stand are Kalimat, Sail Publishing, The Dreamwork Collective, Liberty Education, Smart Mind, Ugarit Publishing, Dar Al Fekr Al jadeed, and Al Muheet Publishing.