You have time until 30 September to see again our exciting events programme online who took part from 14 to 17 June: award ceremonies, international conferences, talks, masterclasses, webinars, live streaming, interviews and meetings.
The presentation sheet will indicate the link allowing you to connect to the recorded videos.
HOME - Text and illustrations by Lin Lian-En; Yes Creative Ltd./Papa Publishing House, Taiwan, 2020.
Marcella Terrusi, University of Bologna, Italy
Cheryl Chan, Chief Editor Yes Creative Ltd./Papa Publishing House, Taiwan; Lin Lian-En, Author, Taiwan; Rhea Lin, Marketing editor, Yes Creative Ltd./Papa Publishing House, Taiwan
This year the juries of the BolognaRagazzi Award met in the historical setting of Palazzo D'Accursio, in the heart of Bologna. Thousands and thousands of books lived for three days in a unique setting, offering themselves to the gaze of the international experts called upon to evaluate them.
BOLOGNARAGAZZI AWARD THE JURY 2021
Chiara Basile, Bookseller, Italy Ana Garralón, School teacher, Bookseller, Critic, Writer, Anthologist, Spain Izabella Kaluta, Author, Editor and Culture Manager, Poland Yasmine Motawy, Author and Professor at The American University in Cairo, Egypt Caterina Ramonda, Author and Librarian, ItalyBOLOGNARAGAZZI COMICS AWARDTHE JURY 2021
David B, Comic Books Author, France Matteo Stefanelli, Scholar and Journalist, Italy Virginia Tonfoni, Journalist and Author, Italy
The Bologna Prize - Best Children's Publishers of the Year awards those publishers who have most distinguished themselves for their professional and intellectual skills in each of the six areas of the world: Africa, Central and South America, North America, Asia, Europe and Oceania. Presentation of the shortlisted publishers and announcement of the winners.
Elena Pasoli, Exhibition Manager, Bologna Children's Book Fair; Ricardo Franco Levi, President, AIE – Italian Publishers Association; Bodour Al Qasimi, President, IPA – International Publishers Association
ONE OF A KIND - Text and illustrations by Neil Packer; Walker Books, UK, 2021.
Beth Aves, Art Director, Walker Books, UK; Neil Packer, author, UK; Becky Watson, Editor, Walker Books, UK
Meet the Jury
The award is aimed to highlight the publishing projects that have best expanded their narrative universe to other media. Let's find out the winners of 2021 BolognaRagazzi Crossmedia Award.
Welcoming regards: Elena Pasoli, Exhibition Manager, Bologna Children’s Book Fair, Italy.
Event organised within the framework of ALDUS UP
Cristina Angelucci, Editor in Chief, Licensing Magazine, Italy; Warren Buckleitner, Founding Editor of Children’s Technology Review, USA; Julie Fox, IP Expert and Executive Producer, Ireland-France; Roberta Franceschetti, Co-Founder, Mamamò and TheContentMakers, Italy; Neal Hoskins, Founder, Wingedchariot, United Kingdom;
NEIGHBORS - Text and illustrations by Kasya Denisevich; Chronicle Books, USA, 2020
Marcella Terrusi, University of Bologna, Italy
Kasya Denisevich, author, Russia/Spain; Naomi Kirsten, Senior Editor, Chronicle Books, USA
Cajita de Fósforos. Antología de Poemas sin RimaEdited by Adolfo Córdova; Illustrations by Juan Palomino; Ediciones Ekaré, Spain/Venezuela, 2020
Adolfo Córdova, Author, Mexìco; Maria Francisca Mayobre, Publisher, Ediciones Ekaré, Spain/Venezuela; Ana Palmero, Art Director, Ediciones Ekaré, Spain/Venezuela; Juan Palomino, Illustrator, Argentina
Presentazione della terza edizione del Premio Carla Poesio, dedicato alle migliori tesi di laurea in letteratura per l’infanzia. Incontriamo i membri della giuria e la vincitrice 2021, Alice Galletti, la cui tesi “Tracce di materia e luce nella letteratura per l’infanzia: la preziosità dell’Oro tra il qui e l’Altrove” (Università di Bologna) sarà pubblicata nel 2022 da Edizoni ETS grazie al sostegno di BolognaFiere.
Elena Pasoli, Exhibition Manager, Bologna Children's Book Fair; Pino Boero, Università di Genova; Lorenzo Cantatore, Università Roma Tre; Emma Beseghi, Università di Bologna; Alice Galletti, insegnante e illustratrice, vincitrice della terza edizione del Premio Carla Poesio.
Mauro Evangelista, Director Ars In Fabula, Italy; Walter Fochesato, expert in Children's Literature and History of Illustration, teacher at Ars In Fabula, Italy;
D. Luis Fernando Crespo, President SM; Elena Pasoli, BCBF Exhibition Manager.
MĚSTO PRO KAŽDÉHO - Text by Osamu Okamura, illustrations and models by David Böhm and Jiři Franta; photographs by Pavel Horák; Labyrint, Czech Republic, 2020
David Böhm, illustrator, Czech Republic; Jiří Franta, illustrator, Czech Republic; Petra Novakova, editor, Labyrint, Czech Republic; Osamu Okamura, author, Japan