Turkey to attend five international book fairs in 2010

Turkish Culture & Tourism Ministry will attend five international book fairs in 2010 to follow recent developments in culture, literature and publishing as well as to develop cultural relations.

Turkey to attend five international book fairs in 2010

Turkish Culture & Tourism Ministry will attend five international book fairs in 2010 to follow recent developments in culture, literature and publishing as well as to develop cultural relations.

The ministry will firstly attend "the 47th Bologna Children's Book Fair" which will be held in Italy between March 23 and 26. A total of 1,300 publishers from 67 countries attended the fair in 2009.

The second event will be "Paris Book Fair" which will be held in France between March 26 and 31 and is considered one of the most important fairs for "French-speaking world".

"Tehran International Book Fair" will be the third fair the ministry will attend. The fair will take place between May 5 and 15.

The ministry will also participate in "Moscow International Book Fair" between September 1 and 6, as well as "Frankfurt Book Fair" between October 6 and 10.

"Turkey National Executive Committee", which was set up under the coordination of Culture & Tourism Ministry and with participation of publishing vocational institutes and non-governmental organizations, will pursue the fair activities.


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