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Announcement 2020

For the eighteenth time, the ALMA jury will name the laureate of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. Join us March 31, 12.45 pm at Filmhuset in Stockholm. Welcome!

ALMA Jury Chair Boel Westin will announce the decision of the jury at a press conference from Filmhuset in Stockholm. A full presentation of the laureate will follow. The Swedish Minister of Culture and Democracy, Amanda Lind will attend the press conference, which is led by journalist Johar Bendjelloul.

− This year more countries than ever are represented in the list of candidates, which is fantastic. It makes us take in new worlds, and thus broadens the perspectives of the jury in our work, says Boel Westin, Chair of the ALMA jury.

Follow us live!
We will broadcast live on YouTube and in social media.

Going to Bologna Children's Book Fair?
Join us in Illustrator's Café! The announcement from Stockholm is broadcast live, followed by a presentation of the 2020 laureate. Afterwards, we welcome you to our booth to mingle! (B35, hall 30).