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Society for the promotion of literature from Africa, Asia and Latin America (LITPROM)


Dialogue through literature

The Society, registered as a non-profit association in Frankfurt, has set itself these objectives:

  • to monitor literary trends and developments and select the best examples of creative writing from Africa, Asia and Latin America for translation into German, and to promote them in Europe, especially in the German speaking areas, by encouraging contacts between authors and publishers from the "developing countries" and those in the;

  • to serve as an information centre and clearing house about literature from Africa, Asia and Latin America;

  • to help establish and encourage a forum of debate about "Third World" literature.

    URL for Link http://www.litprom.de

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