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Alan Pauls und Angélica Freitas ilb parataxe Veranstaltung
30. May 2024

PARATAXE & ilb present Berlin-based international authors on May 31, 2024

29. May 2024

Pre-Sale for the Young Program of the 24th has begun

19. May 2024

Retrospect on the German Book Premiere of »Knife« with Salman Rushdie

Program 2023

Hier geht es zum aktuellen Abendprogramm sowie dem Jungen Programm der Internationalen Kinder- und Jugendliteratur des 23. internationalen literaturfestival berlin

ilb 22 in pictures

A review of the ilb 2023

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Literature in the live stream

Erleben Sie ausgewählte Highlights vergangener Festivals als Streams auf YouTube, u.a. mit Saša Stanišić, Mario Vargas Llosa und Elif Shafak.

Saša Stanišić © Bernhard Ludewig

From A as in Atwood…

Discover the authors of all festival years in our comprehensive author overview: from A as in Atwood to Z as in Zink.

Margaret Atwood © Bernhard Ludewig

Literature for the Ears

Experience outstanding international authors such as André Aciman, Leïla Slimani or Ocean Vuong in audio format on

Leila Slimani
Leila Slimani © Ali Ghandtschi

Youth Programme

Discover the Young ilb Program with readings and workshops for students of all grade levels.

Alexander Lehnert © Bernhard Ludewig


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