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- May 15th to May 18th
Book World Prague 2014
This year’s guest of honour is Hungary, whose programme of exhibitions and
accompanying events will focus not only on works of fiction but also on
literary science and culturology; one item on the programme addresses
Catholic literature. Hungary’s participation will include exhibitions, author’s
readings and a discussion of Czech literature in Hungarian translation with
a special focus on the extraordinary popularity of the works of Bohumil
Hrabal, the centenary of whose birth we celebrate this year.
Each year the themes of the fair are informed by readers’ current interests,
literary sub-genres and the context of the international book market and
This year’s fair will present the following programme blocks: History As Reflected in Literature, Fantasy & Sci-fi, The Many Faces of the Book.
Venue: Palace of Industry, Prague Exhibition Grounds (Holešovice)
Find more details at: sk2014.svetknihy.cz/en/
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