Transcarpathian "Book Fest-2015" (Announcement)
On 27 and 28 of May, the book event "Book Fest-2015" with local publishers and guests from other cities of Ukraine will take place in Uzhgorod.
An important part of this year's exhibition will be a book raffle and campaigns for compilation of the library for wounded soldiers of the ATO, presentations of new books, autograph sessions, meetings with authors. Visitors also will be able to choose their favourite book out of the books presented at the exhibition that were published by the publishing houses "Karpatska Vezha" and "Lira", "Znannya" and "Zakarpattya", "Grazhda", "Patent", "Karpaty", "Krayevydy Karpat" , "TIMPANI", Oleksandr Harkusha's publishing house, Uzhgorod city printing house, PE "Publisher Valeriy Padyak", Poligraph Center "Lira", NGO "Svit Sofii", "Volynski oberehy" (the city of Rivne), "A Priori" and "Astrolabia" (the city of Lviv).
The exhibition is organized by the Department of Information and Public Relations of the Regional State Administration, the Department of Culture of the Regional State Administration, Transcarpathian Regional Universal Scientific Library, Transcarpathian organization of the National Union of Writers of Ukraine, NGO "Association of Librarians of Transcarpathia".
During the exhibition, on May 27, in the Transcarpathian Regional Universal Scientific Library(Uzhgorod, Svoboda Ave., 16) at 15.00, there will be "round table" on "Realities and prospects of publishing and book distribution in Transcarpathia," which will bring together writers, publishers and guests of the book festival, and at 17.00 there will be a creative meeting with the honorary guest of the exhibition: researcher of Ivan Chendey's epistolary heritage Dr. of Philology Sydor Kiral (m. Kyiv), and the director of the "A Priori" publishing house Yuriy Nikolyshyn (the city of Lviv).
The program of exhibitions and events of the "Book Fest - 2015" is attached.