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500 Years of Belarusian Book Printing

500 Years of Belarusian Book Printing

The organizing committee for celebrations of the 500th anniversary of Belarusian book printing is led by Information Minister Lilia Ananich and Culture Minister Boris Svetlov. Some 60 events will be held to mark the anniversary.

Milan Ekert. An archive photo
Czech Republic, Belarus need closer regional ties
25 May, 09:01
The diplomat attended the opening of the photo exhibition Belarusian Prague that is marking 500 years of the publication of Francysk Skaryna's Bible in the Czech capital.
Scholars from 10 countries to attend conference on Belarusian book printing in Polotsk
23 May, 17:56
The conference will bring together scholars of the academies of sciences, major universities, museums, archives, and libraries of Belarus, Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, France, and the Czech Republic.
Latest products of Belarus' publishing industry presented at Warsaw Book Fair
22 May, 17:33
The international fair featured Belarus' national stand “Books of the Republic of Belarus” themed around the 500th anniversary of the Belarusian book printing.
During the meeting
Writers from 15 countries to partake in Belarusian Literature Day celebrations in Polotsk
16 May, 17:48
The program of the celebrations features many events, including a roundtable that will gather writers from 15 countries. The events will be covered by Belarusian and foreign journalists.
Belarusian Literature Day organizers expect many guests from abroad
16 May, 14:38
Polotsk deserves special attention, and many foreign guests, including diplomats and writers from different countries, will come to see it, Vasily Zharko said.
Minsk to host Cyril and Methodius international readings on 22-26 May
15 May, 18:22
This year the forum is dedicated to the 500th anniversary of the Belarusian and East European book printing. The readings are devoted to the topic “Religion and writing system as the factors that have formed the Slavic culture”.
Anniversary of Belarusian book printing to be in spotlight at international book fair in Prague
10 May, 12:10
The Belarusian booth at the fair will showcase the best products published in Belarus in 2016 and 2017 and books devoted to Francysk Skaryna and the 500th anniversary of the Belarusian book printing.
Lithuanian libraries get facsimile edition Francysk Skaryna's Book Legacy
5 May, 13:15
The project to publish a facsimile edition of Francysk Skaryna's books was launched in 2013.
Francysk Skaryna's Little Travel Book
Skaryna's Little Travel Book on display in Vilnius as part of European tour
4 May, 18:16
The centerpiece of the exhibition is Francysk Skaryna's Malaya Padarozhnaya Knizhytsa (The Little Travel Book) from Belgazprombank's corporate collection.
Belarusian books win Along the Great Silk Road expo contest in Almaty
10 April, 19:58
The book Francysk Skaryna - a Globally Minded Person by the Petrus Brovka Belarusian Encyclopedia Publishing House won the Printed Publication nomination. The photobook Minsk. Prospekt Nezavisimosti by the Belarusian publishing house Belovagrupp won The Best Photobook nomination.
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