"Barquitos del San Juan" to be launched at the Book Fair in Cuba
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- Culture and Traditions
- 01 / 31 / 2010
Matanzas´s Vigía Publishing House will present the latter edition of its children magazine Barquitos del San Juan ( Little ships from San Juan River) in the XIX International Book Fair, Cuba 2010, that will be inaugurated in February in the Morro Cabaña Complex, in Havana.
The 25th edition of of the publication was designed by Marialva Ríos and includes poems and texts written by children of literary workshops developed by several municipalities of the province such as Colón, Perico, Los Arabos, Limonar and Matanzas.
The magazine, which has 200 manufactured copies illuminated by hand, proposes in its habitual sections children's drawings and tales written by the children Héctor Manuel Corbal, Ana Laura Peñate and Adislén Rodríguez, among others.
Claudia González, 12 years old, seventh grade of High School, who studied at the José Luis Dubrocq Secondary School, in Matanzas, writes for the first time with two tales: The Ballet princess and The magical medallion, full of imagination, coherence and refined language.
Vigía Publishing House prepares other relevant texts to be presented in the great literary event that will take place from February 11th to March 7th all over the country, this time dedicated to the Cuban intellectuals Reinaldo González and María del Carmen Barcia, and to Russia, as the guest nation.