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 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.

Press invitation: Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2014

Press invitation: Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2014

Press Releases   •   Mar 18, 2014 07:01 GMT

Welcome to cover the announcement of the laureate of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2014. Time: March 25 at 12:40 pm Venue: National Library of Sweden, Humlegårdsgatan 26, Humlegården, Stockholm

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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.

Meet Barbro Lindgren at Göteborg Book Fair September 25
ALMA to the IBBY Congress in Mexico City

ALMA to the IBBY Congress in Mexico City

News   •   Aug 25, 2014 12:17 BST

The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award will participate in the international IBBY Congress in Mexico City September 10-13. The Congress gathers more than 130 speakers from 50 different countries; including David Almond, Daniel Goldin, Monika Zak, María Teresa Andruetto, Agustín Fernández Paz and Alicia Molina.

2014 Award Week Kicks Off In Vimmerby

2014 Award Week Kicks Off In Vimmerby

News   •   May 20, 2014 08:41 BST

Sunday marks the start of the 2014 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Week, honouring Barbro Lindgren, the first Swedish ALMA laureate, who will meet her readers throughout the week. Her first stop is Astrid Lindgren’s childhood home, Vimmerby.

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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.

Göteborg Book Fair

Göteborg Book Fair

Events   •   Aug 30, 2013 08:58 BST

Welcome to ALMA's and the Swedish Arts Council's stand C03:02 at the Göteborg Book Fair. This year's laureate, illustrator Isol from Argentina, will participate in several seminars and talks at the fair. Isol's programme is available at www.alma.se/en.

Sep 25 - Sep 29

Göteborg Book Fair

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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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Johan Palmberg

Johan Palmberg

Johan Palmberg, 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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