Armenian delegation participates to Sharjah International Book Fair
Khnko Aper National Children's Library with the support of UAE embassy to RA
with separate stand participates to the Sharjah International Book Fair. Among
the Armenian delegation were "Edit Print" publishing house,
"GSM" studio and "IBBY Armenia" cultural NGO.
Within the framework of the book fair
the director of National Children's Library, the president of "IBBY
Armenia" NGO met Amna Juma, the manager of "Kalimat Group"
foundation. During the meeting the perspective collaboration abilities of
translating into Armenian and Arabic the children's books of Armenian and Arab
children writers were discussed. The two sides in advance agreed to create
Armenian-Arabic bilingual books, as well as to implement programs of
exchanging the experiment of Armenian and Arab publishers. Our
delegation's interviews given to "Hamzat Wassl" Arabic newspaper and
"Год литературы" Russian portal, highlighted Armenia's participation
to eminent book fairs, as they are not only good platform for showing Armenian
books to the Armenian communities, also opportunity to present our culture to
foreign book sphere representatives creating cultural dialogue and perspective
Let us mention, that book fair launched on October 30 and will go on till November 9.