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05 February 2020, 12:19

2020 Minsk International Book Fair

2020 Minsk International Book Fair

5-9 February

14 Pobediteley Avenue, Minsk

Exposition - about 400 exhibitors from 30 countries on the site of 3,000m2

The slogan of the book fair is “Belarus is an Open Book”

The main themes of Belarus' national stand:

The Year of Native Land

75th Anniversary of the Great Victory

90th anniversary of the birth of Vladimir Korotkevich.

The program of the fair includes about 500 events:

6th International Symposium of Writers “Writer and Time: Literature as Part of Cultural Dialogue”;

Wrap-up of the 59th National Competition “The Art of Book”

Launch of the project “War and Peace”;

Wrap-up of the campaign “Writing a Book Together. What Belarus We Want to See in 10 Years”;

Award ceremony of the Pershatsvet literature contest

Children's day Tip Top

Meetings with authors, book and project presentations and autograph sessions

Belarus' book industry in 2019:

9,619 titles of books and brochures published with the total circulation of 26 million copies;

Belarusian books were on display at the exhibitions of Russia, Germany, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Turkmenistan, Ukraine.

Source: Belarus' Information Ministry

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