Ceremony October 18th 2021
Literature lovers can follow the announcement of the German-language novel of the year live: The award ceremony for the German Book Prize this year will take place as a live broadcast from the Frankfurt Römer and will be streamed online on 12 October at 6 pm on www.deutscher-buchpreis.de.
At the same time, the radio stations Deutschlandfunk and Deutschlandfunk Kultur will broadcast the event live on the special “Dokumente und Debatten” channel on digital radio and stream it on www.deutschlandradio.de/debatten. The German Book Prize will also cover the event on Twitter: www.twitter.com/buchpreis, hashtag #dbp20.
The award ceremony will also be available for viewing as part of the digital programme of Frankfurter Buchmesse: www.buchmesse.de/deutscher-buchpreis.