The aim of AGE (Galician Publishers’ Association) is to protect, promote and spread book-publishing in Galician, as well as the representation, management and protection of the common interests of its partners. Among the main corporate aims, we can highlight the following:
- Acknowledgement as a strategic sector by the Ministries of Culture and Industry of the Galician government.
- Book-publishing trade professionalization: intersectoral cooperation strategies, new financing means, training, communication strategies, etc.
- Change of the current experimental system for loaning textbooks. Increase of public resources of Galician books in the Galician Public Libraries Network.
- Definition of the historical debt of the Administration to Galician books.
PRESIDENT: XOSÉ BALLESTEROS, FROM KALANDRAKA EDITORA
VICE-PRESIDENT: HENRIQUE ALVARELLOS, FROM ALVARELLOS EDITORA
SECRETARY: ANA GUERRA, FROM OBRADOIRO EDICIÓNS
TREASURER: MARIA XESÚS GÓMEZ SANJURJO, FROM EDICIÓNS RODEIRA
MEMBERS: LAURA RODRÍGUEZ, DE HÉRCULES DE EDICIONES; FRANCISCO ALONSO, EDICIÓNS XERAIS DE GALICIA, XULIO AMIGO, EDITORIAL GALAXIA; DAVID CORTIZO, URCO EDITORA.
SECRETARY: SILVIA BELLO