30+ Countries And 360 Exhibitors! International Book Fair Kicks Off In Minsk

Minsk will host the International Book Fair 28 February to 4 March. The scale of the fair is really impressive as over 30 states will take part in the event this season.

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The scale of the the Minsk book fair is really impressive as more than 30 states will take part in the forum this year.

Moreover, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko sent greetings to the participants and guests of the event.

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“The forum is considered to be one of brightest events in Belarus’ life. 

In a quarter of a century it has become known abroad as well, the message of greetings reads.

Traditionally, the 25th Minsk book fair sees the greatest representation by the publishing houses from Belarus and Russia.

Other exibitors will come from Germany, the UK, the US, China, Ukraine, Israel, Kazakhstan, France, Germany and Venezuela.

The Year of Native Land theme and cooperation of Belarusian writers with literators from all over the world is in the spotlight.

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The program of the book fair is rather diverse. Serbia, the guest of honor of this year, will offer a large national book exhibition.

The visitors of the fair will be given a chance to meet Goran Petrovic, the modern well-known Serbian literature classic, and other writers.

Presentations of new books, roundtable discussions, autograph sessions, and an awards ceremony for the winners of the young writers contes

The literary forum annualy beats attendance records. Last year almost 60,000 people world and national literature.

When: from 28 February to 4 March

Where: BelExpo, Prospect Pobediteley 14

Price: Entry is free

Source: BelTA