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Press Invitation: Announcement of the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Press Invitation: Announcement of the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Press Releases   •   Mar 24, 2015 07:16 GMT

Welcome to cover the announcement of the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Time: March 31 at 12:40 pm Venue: National Library of Sweden, Humlegårdsgatan 26, Humlegården Stockholm

 Nominations for 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award announced today

Nominations for 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award announced today

Press Releases   •   Oct 09, 2014 16:27 BST

The list of nominees for the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) was announced today at the Frankfurt Book Fair by Boel Westin, the incoming chair of the ALMA jury. The list includes 50 first-time nominees among a total of 197 candidates from 61 countries.

Press invitation: Barbro Lindgren receives the 2014 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Press invitation: Barbro Lindgren receives the 2014 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Press Releases   •   May 26, 2014 08:49 BST

Welcome to cover the presentation of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2014.

Barbro Lindgren to Vimmerby, Stockholm and Umeå

Barbro Lindgren to Vimmerby, Stockholm and Umeå

Press Releases   •   Apr 07, 2014 13:01 BST

The award week for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) begins on May 25. During a week this year’s laureate, the Swedish author Barbro Lindgren, will participate in a tailored program to meet with the public, press and reading promoters. The program includes two intensive days in Vimmerby and meetings in Stockholm and Umeå.

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A teacher’s guide to Barbro Lindgren’s Hemligt (Secret) trilogy is launched today

A teacher’s guide to Barbro Lindgren’s Hemligt (Secret) trilogy is launched today

News   •   Mar 10, 2015 07:30 GMT

Today the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award publish a teacher’s guide to Barbro Lindgren’s books Jättehemligt (Super Secret, 1971), Världshemligt (Top Secret, 1972) and Bladen brinner (Pages on Fire, 1973). The teacher’s guide is written by researcher and jury member Maria Lassén-Seger.

Key dates spring 2015

Key dates spring 2015

News   •   Feb 18, 2015 10:23 GMT

Do not miss this spring's key dates for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. More information on this year’s award week will be published later on.

The 2016 nomination process opens today

The 2016 nomination process opens today

News   •   Jan 20, 2015 13:27 GMT

Today the nominating process for the 2016 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award begins.

Nominated Candidates for 2015 to be revealed on October 9th

Nominated Candidates for 2015 to be revealed on October 9th

News   •   Sep 29, 2014 10:29 BST

On 9 October, the nominees for the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) are presented at the international Frankfurt Book Fair. The list of candidates is presented by Boel Westin, Chairman of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award jury.

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Announcement of the Laureate of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015

Announcement of the Laureate of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015

Events   •   Feb 19, 2015 13:57 GMT

Jury Chair Boel Westin will announce the 2015 laureate of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award on March 31 at 1 p.m. CET. The press conference will be held at the National Library in Stockholm on March 31 at 1 p.m. and broadcast live to the Bologna Children’s Book Fair. After announcing the award, the jury will present the recipient or recipients. The event will be streamed live at www.alma.se. ...

Mar 31, 13:00 - 13:25

National Library of Sweden, Stockholm Bologna Children's Book Fair, Bologna

Göteborg Book Fair

Göteborg Book Fair

Events   •   Sep 10, 2014 13:27 BST

Welcome to the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award at the Göteborg Book Fair. The Ung Scen stage, Hall A.

Sep 25 - Sep 29

IBBY Congress in Mexico City

IBBY Congress in Mexico City

Events   •   Aug 25, 2014 12:27 BST

IBBY's biennial congress brings together IBBY members and people from all over the world that are involved with children's books and with the promotion of reading. Each congress is an excellent occasion to make contacts, to exchange ideas and to broaden horizons.The main theme of the congress is Inclusion with the motto “May everyone mean everyone”.

Sep 10 - Sep 14

Mexico City

Public conversation at Café Pilgatan

Public conversation at Café Pilgatan

Events   •   May 06, 2014 13:38 BST

Barbro Lindgren talks to children's librarian and jurymember Annika Edlund at Café Pilgatan in Umeå. In Swedish.

May 31, 10:00 - 12:00

Café Pilgatan, Umeå.

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Image from the Nal’ibali reading-for-enjoyment campaign. Nal’ibali (isiXhosa for “here’s the story”) is a national reading-for-enjoyment ...

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Barbro Lindgren at the Göteborg Book Fair

Barbro Lindgren at the Gö...

Jury member Mats Kempe and Barbro Lindgren in a public conversation at the Göteborg Book Fair, September 25, 2014.

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Anna Höglund

Anna Höglund

Anna Höglund, new jury member of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award from July 1st, 2014.

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Katarina Kieri

Katarina Kieri

Katarina Kieri, new jury member of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award from July 1st, 2014.

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Barbro Lindgren at the Göteborg Book Fair

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2014 Laureate Barbro Lindgren participated in Göteborg Book Fair on 25 September, 2014.

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Behind the scenes of the Announcement

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Get behind the scenes of the announcement of this year’s laureate. The announcement took place at a press conference at the National Libr...

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Highlights from the Award Ceremony

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Highlights from the Award Ceremony at the Stockholm Concert Hall on June 2, 2014: Edda Magnason and her band, the Lindgren Brothers feat....

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Interview with Larry Lempert

Interview with Larry Lempert

An interview with Jury Chairman Larry Lempert during the Award Ceremony on June 2, 2014.

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Nominated Candidates 2014

Nominated Candidates 2014

Documents   •   Oct 11, 2013 08:21 BST

A list of the nominated candidates for the 2014 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, presented at the Frankfurt Book Fair on October 10, 2013.

ALMA 10 years - JUBILEE BROCHURE

ALMA 10 years - JUBILEE BROCHURE

Documents   •   Apr 26, 2012 09:11 BST

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