Weltempfang – Centre for Politics, Literature and Translation The "Weltempfang" in Hall 3.1 is a place well known for its panel discussions, talks and readings with international authors, intellectuals and translators. This year, the Weltempfang is dedicated to the topic "Europe".
Laksmi Pamuntjak was awarded the LiBeraturpreis 2016 for her novel „The Question of Red“.
The LiBeraturpreis is the only German literature prize that is awarded exclusively to women from Africa, Asia, Latin America or the Arab World. In 2015, Madeleine Thien received the prize for her novel „Dogs at the Perimeter“.
Cooperation: Litprom – the Society for the Promotion of African, Asian and Latin American Literature