Press Releases View all 38 hits

PRAESA and Daniel Goldin to Göteborg Book Fair

PRAESA and Daniel Goldin to Göteborg Book Fair

Press Releases   •   Aug 25, 2015 08:46 BST

Several international reading promoters will visit Sweden and Göteborg Book Fair on September 24-27. This year’s laureate of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA), the South African organisation PRAESA, and Daniel Goldin, publisher and Director of the Vasconcelos Library in Mexico City, will participate in seminars and programs at the Swedish Art Council’s Young Stage (Ung scen).

Strong feelings when PRAESA received the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015

Strong feelings when PRAESA received the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015

Press Releases   •   Jun 01, 2015 21:09 BST

It was an emotional moment when Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) was presented to the South African reading promotion PRAESA by Swedish Minister for Culture and Democracy Alice Bah Kuhnke. PRAESA, Project for the Study of Alternative Education in South Africa, is the first laureate ever from the African continent.

Lena Kåreland new member of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award jury

Lena Kåreland new member of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award jury

Press Releases   •   May 28, 2015 12:24 BST

Today the Swedish Arts Council appointed Lena Kåreland as member of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award jury from July 1, 2015.

Press invitation: PRAESA receives the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015

Press invitation: PRAESA receives the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015

Press Releases   •   May 22, 2015 08:05 BST

Welcome to cover the presentation of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015. Time: Monday June 1, 6:00 pm (all seats must be taken at 5:45 pm) Venue: Stockholm Concert Hall

News View all 18 hits

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.

Events View all 15 hits

Göteborg Book Fair: Daniel Goldin

Göteborg Book Fair: Daniel Goldin

Events   •   Aug 25, 2015 08:56 BST

Thursday 24 September 14.20-14.40, Public talk with Gunilla Brodrej, journalist at daily newspaper Expressen. F01:39 Friday 25 September 11.00-11.45, Seminar with Katti Hoflin, writer and Head of Stockholm City Library. Seminar room to be confirmed. Saturday 26 September 14.00-14.20, Presentation of Isol’s works, discussion with Helen Sigeland, Director. Swedish Arts Council, A03:22

Sep 24 - Sep 26

Göteborg Book Fair

Göteborg Book Fair: Arabella Koopman

Göteborg Book Fair: Arabella Koopman

Events   •   Aug 25, 2015 08:54 BST

Thursday 24 September 11.00 – 11.20, Discussion with Elina Druker, ass. Prof. and Jury member, Young stage, A03:22 14.00 – 14.45, Seminar with Elina Druker, Seminar room to be confirmed. Friday 25 September 09.00-11.00, Visit to Primary School in Angered. 15.00 – 15.20, Discussion on reading promotion with Reza Saleh, Minister for Story telling and Mats Kempe, writer and Jury member.

Sep 24 - Sep 25

Göteborg Book Fair, Sweden

Award Ceremony

Award Ceremony

Events   •   May 20, 2015 13:29 BST

Award Ceremony at the Stockholm Concert Hall.

Jun 01, 18:00 - 19:00

Stockholm Concert Hall.

Visit to Vimmerby

Visit to Vimmerby

Events   •   May 20, 2015 13:27 BST

Visit to Astrid Lindgren's childhood Town Vimmerby, including meeting Children at Astrid Lindgren's school. Guest of honour at the opening of the new exhibition "The whole world’s on fire" at Astrid Lindgren's Näs.

May 28 - May 30

Astrid Lindgren's Näs.

Images View all 126 hits

Jury

Jury

The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award jury.

License Creative Commons Attribution
Photographer / Source Stefan Tell
Download
Size

5.63 MB • 4000 x 2670 px

Lena Kåreland

Lena Kåreland

Lena Kåreland, member of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award jury.

License Creative Commons Attribution
Photographer / Source Stefan Tell
Download
Size

5.48 MB • 2670 x 4000 px

Daniel Goldin

Daniel Goldin

Daniel Goldin, publisher and Director of the Vasconcelos Library in Mexico City.

License Creative Commons Attribution
Download
Size

2.57 MB • 3088 x 2056 px

Award Ceremony 2015

Award Ceremony 2015

Acceptance Speech by Carole Bloch, Director of PRAESA. Stockholm Concert Hall June 1, 2015.

License Creative Commons Attribution
Photographer / Source Stefan Tell
Download
Size

1.73 MB • 2048 x 1367 px

Videos View all 35 hits

Nal’ibali - a network of reading clubs in South Africa

Nal’ibali - a network of ...

Nal’ibali, PRAESA's national reading promotion program, is a network of reading clubs that uses media campaigns to encourage children to ...

License Creative Commons Attribution
Download
Size

854 x 480 px

Highlights from the Award Ceremony

Highlights from the Award...

Highlights from the Award Ceremony at the Stockholm Concert Hall on June 1, 2015.

License Creative Commons Attribution
Download
Size

854 x 480 px

Speech by Carole Bloch, PRAESA

Speech by Carole Bloch, P...

Acceptance speech by PRAESA Director Carole Bloch at the Award Ceremony, June 1, 2015.

License Creative Commons Attribution
Download
Size

854 x 480 px

Speech by Alice Bah Kuhnke, Minister for Culture and Democracy in Sweden

Speech by Alice Bah Kuhnk...

Speech by Alice Bah Kuhnke, Minister for Culture and Democracy, at the Award Ceremony in Stockholm Concert Hall on June 1, 2015.

License Creative Commons Attribution
Download
Size

854 x 480 px

Documents 2 hits

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

You haven't completed the steps for your Hosted Newsroom

You haven't entered a correct link to your helper.html file for your Hosted Newsroom. Go to Publish and complete the steps.