Solum Bokvennen is one of Norway's largest independent publishers, established in 2005 by Gunnar Rebnord Totland. Solum Bokvennen has an extensive publishing profile, with around 100 new titles a year, in addition to Norway's only literary monthly BLA . The publishing areas include translated fiction and non-fiction, Norwegian fiction and non-fiction, publications in philosophy and society, translated and Norwegian children's and youth literature, hobby books, textbooks in Sami and minority languages, as well as books for upper secondary school, college and university, and professional subjects. In addition, we develop digital learning tools.
Contact: Gunnar R. Totland
Address: Postboks 6794 St. Olavs plass, 0130 Oslo, Norway
Civic association KPTL was established in 2018 with the mission of critical reflection of the society. Its main activity is the publication of a culturally and socially engaged monthly newspaper Kapitál. It provides critical journalism in the field of social sciences and arts. It emphasizes the topics of minorities, the environment, contemporary art and social justice. Professional reflection comes from authors from domestic and foreign environments. The texts of the magazine are in the form of essays, critiques, interviews, reviews and reflections. KPTL also organizes cultural events Kapitalks. These follow the current topic of the issue. They take place in the form of discussions, lectures or performances. Other activities of the association include publishing books and creating podcasts.
Contact: Tomáš Hučko
Address: Štefánikova 16, 811 03 Bratislava, Slovakia
The "Bibliodiverzita – podpora malých nezávislých vydavateľstiev" benefits from a € 158 116 grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway through the EEA and Norway Grants. The project has been co-financed from the State Budget of the Slovak Republic in the amount of 27 903 €.
If you want to know more about programmes and projects financed by the EEA in Slovakia, visit www.eeagrants.sk.