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Iran’s Book Week

Iran’s Book Week
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November 18
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Iran’s Book Week will be launched at the library, on November 18.

This year, 12 countries have joined the festival: Belarus, Hungary, Germany, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Poland, Turkey and Uganda. The cultural offices of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran, as well as Iranian studies centers and institutions will conduct events throughout the week.

As part of the event, a solemn ceremony will be held to donate a book collection to the National Library. Publications on the history, politics, geography, cultural heritage and other areas of life of Iran will be on display. The exposition will also feature busts of famous writers who have glorified their homeland throughout the world.

The organizers of the event are the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Republic of Belarus and the National Library of Belarus.

For more information: (+375 17) 293 28 81.

Read more about the opening of Iran’s Book Week.


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