Vienna Book Fair to introduce Iranian publishing sector2018-11-06 09:03
Iran’s Cultural Fairs Institute (ICFI) announced that our country’s publishing sector will be introduced at 2018 Vienna International Book Fair which is scheduled for November 7 to 11.
The book fair is considered as the most significant event of Austrian publishing industry, book and literature held in the cooperation of Austrian Union of Publishers and the private sector of that country.
It will be the sixth time that Iran is participating at the Vienna international book Fair. Our country’s stand in this event is based in an area of 18 square meters. 200 Iranian books on a variety of subjects such as fiction, resistance (the Sacred Defense) literature, Iranology, religion, children and young adults’ books, art and Persian language literature will be put on public display at the Iranian stand.
Introducing Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) and the Grant Plan which has been initiated by Iran’s Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance to encourage the translation of Persian book into foreign languages; presenting Persian books for sale, meeting with the Director of Vienna International Book Fair as well as the head of Austrian Union of Publishers; unveiling ceremony for ‘The Book of Flower and Nightingale (The Selection of 12 Centuries of Persian Poetry’ in German and Persian; and inviting foreign publisher for participation at Tehran International Book Fair are among the tasks scheduled to be fulfilled during the 2018 Vienna International Book Fair at the Iranian stand.