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Books are the core part of the operations of Wydawnictwo Agora. The catalogue of WA titles includes books by outstanding Polish reporters, intellectuals and commentators, classic works by major artists, practical and clever quidebooks, popular science, psychology and how-to titles.
The choice of titles to be added to the portfolio of Wydawnictwo Agora is largely determined by the expectations of demanding and informed readers, as well as individual approach to each author. Many acclaimed creators have put their trust in WA, including Hanna Krall, Jacek Hugo-Bader, Magdalena Grzebałkowska, Prof. Jerzy Bralczyk and Prof. Jan Miodek, Mariusz Szczygieł, Adam Wajrak, Witold Szablowski, Michał Rusinek, Joanna Fabicka and Grzegorz Kasdepke. The publishing house also collaborates with foreign authors such as Anne Applebaum and Lars Mytting.
It was Wydawnictwo Agora that published in Poland such bestsellers as Becoming by Michelle Obama, In the Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy by Fredric Martel, Red Famine by Anne Applebaum, re-edition of Sztuka kochania by Michalina Wisłocka, Wilki by Adam Wajrak, Tu byłem. Tony Halik by Mirosław Wlekły, Ania by Grzegorz Kubicki and Maciej Drzewiecki or Spod zamarzniętych powiek by Adam Bielecki and Dominik Szczepański.
Music is an important part of the portfolio of WA, with music records in a variety of genres: from pop, rock, hip-hop, alternative to jazz. Agora also produces concerts that are recorded and released on DVD, supports debuts and promotes good music and worthwhile artistic undertakings.
Music projects of Wydawnictwo Agora are met with positive response from critics and listeners, many have achieved golden or platinum status. Most of the titles are also released on vinyl records. Among the artists who have chosen WA to produce their music are Natalia Kukulska, Fisz Emade Tworzywo, Ania Rusowicz, Grzegorz Turnau, Voo Voo, Kuba Badach and Renata Przemyk. Wydawnictwo Agora also boasts a dynamic digital department that manages the distribution of music to domestic and foreign digital music outlets. Agora Digital Music is also present on YouTube, offering comprehensive services to artists and recording studios and access to Content ID technology.
Through a subsidiary NEXT FILM, Agora produces and releases films that break popularity records. Some of the titles produced by NF so far have been Drogówka, Bogowie, Karbala, Po prostu przyjaźń or Sztuka kochania. Historia Michaliny Wisłockiej. Released by Agora on DVD and Blu-Ray, their titles regularly land at the top of best-seller lists.
Launched in 2012, Publio.pl is Agora’s ebook store, with over 35 thousand ebooks and audiobooks in their portfolio as well as hundreds of press titles from Poland’s best publishers. Publio.pl provides its users with special offers on a daily basis, has choice of attractive free ebooks and supplies professional technical support.
Kulturalnysklep.pl is an online store selling the books published by Wydawnictwo Agora, CDs and winyls with music by popular artists, films on DVD and Blu-ray, a wide range of press titles – also in subscription, Gazeta Wyborcza supplements, and posters. Among Agora publishing house bestsellers available in Kulturalnysklep.pl are books such as Sztuka kochania and Ania, records of Michał Urbaniak, Zbigniew Wodecki, Voo Voo and Fisz Emade Tworzywo, and films: Pokot and Bogowie.
Every year we get many awards and distinctions.