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Riyadh International Book Fair opens its doors with the participation of 1,200 publishing houses

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Riyadh International Book Fair opens its doors with the participation of 1,200 publishing houses


Wednesday – 3 Rabi’ al-Awwal 1444 AH – 28 September 2022 AD

Publishing houses offer rare and recent books in various literary, cultural, cognitive and scientific fields (SPA)

Riyadh: «Middle East»

The Riyadh International Book Fair 2022 begins its doors for visitors, starting from today (Thursday), and will continue until Saturday, October 8, next, at the “Riyadh Front”, under the slogan “Culture Classes”; Over the course of its days, it will present a comprehensive cultural program that covers all aspects of creativity, with the participation of 1,200 publishing houses and acting houses representing 32 countries.
The exhibition takes its visitors on a literary and knowledge journey through the pavilions of publishing houses that present rare and modern books in various literary, cultural, cognitive and scientific fields, in addition to the pavilions of cultural bodies and scientific and academic institutions in Saudi Arabia that enrich their visitors with their exhibits of manuscripts and literature, and awareness activities in a number of cultural sectors. Such as cooking, heritage, fashion, libraries, and others, while the children’s wing was dedicated to promoting the love of reading and writing among young people, and developing their passion in various creative fields.
In its cultural program, the exhibition presents a selection of writers and authors who will talk to visitors about their books through a series of “Book Talks” meetings, in addition to seminars and cultural lectures, and dialogue sessions that host thinkers and creators on various topics, as well as “poetry evenings” and live cooking workshops, In addition to more than 150 workshops in various cultural fields, cinematic shows that “Cinema Al Hosh” will present to its fans, concerts, and accompanying theatrical performances.
The exhibition celebrates Tunisian culture – the guest of honor of the Riyadh International Book Fair 2022 – through a number of activities in Tunisian heritage and culture; Where it hosts leading thinkers, writers, intellectuals, and specialists in Tunisian culture and heritage, in addition to concerts during which Tunisian artists shake hands with their fans and lovers, and Tunisian poets will present their poetic creativity in the exhibition space.
The Riyadh International Book Fair returns with a renewed look filled with the colors of culture, literature and knowledge, as the largest cultural event during 2022, and one of the largest cultural gatherings in the world that brings together literature, publishing and translation makers from local and international institutions and companies with readers and interested, organized by the Literature, Publishing and Translation Authority . It receives its visitors daily from 11 am to 12 midnight, except for Friday, which starts at 2 pm.


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