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06-05-2014

Jaron Lanier to Receive the 2014 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade

The Board of Trustees of the Peace Prize of the German Book Trade has chosen the American commuter scientist, musician and writer Jaron Lanier to be the recipient of this year's Peace Prize. The award ceremony will take place during the Frankfurt Book Fair on Sunday, October 12, 2014, in the Church of St. Paul in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The ceremony will also be broad-cast live on the German public TV channel ARD. The Peace Prize has been awarded since 1950 and is endowed with a sum of €25,000.