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Re-election of the Cuban writer Miguel Barnet in the UNESCO committee to be highlighted

The re-election of the famous writer and ethnologist Miguel Barnet to integrate the scientific committee of the UNESCO program La Ruta del Esclavo (The Slave Route) was qualified as a recognition to the work done by Cuba. Read More

Towns and neighbourhoods from Santiago de Cuba province will have mobile libraries

As part of a program of territory extension the XVIII International Book Fair, towns and neighbourhoods from the Santiago de Cuban province will have from the 5th and until the 8th of March mobile libraries with big offers. Read More

Russia in Cuban book Fair

Russia was present at the XVIII Book Fair with about 50 publishing companies and over 300 titles, just an exhibition of their participation in the 2010 event, in which they will be the guest of honour. Read More

Cuban Book Fair Extends to other Provinces

The International Book Fair Cuba 2009 is packing today in Havana, to begin its national tour with an award ceremony to the best exhibitors and stands among over 350 from 43 countries in the fair. Read More

Cuba and the Social Impact of the Book Fair

The International Book Fair Cuba 2009 was in full swing here in Havana –the country’s annual book fiesta, which goes beyond any commercial event, more a genuine cultural and social phenomenon.<br /> Read More

A lot of Fina García Marruz, a Cuban tribute to a life of literary creation

The great poet and essay writer Fina García Marruz, to whom this 18th Book Festival Cuba 2009 is dedicated –together with Jorge Ibarra- was paid tribute for her literary work, in a colloquium developed in this capital city. Read More

Luis Sexto, National Journalism Award of Cuba

Luis Sexto, commentator for our journal Cubanow, poet, narrator, professor, critic, and one of the best Cuban columnists of the last 30 years on the Island, earned this week the National Journalism Award of Cuba. Read More

Russia: Guest of Honor at International Book Fair Havana 2010

Serguei Riabkov, Russia´s deputy Foreign Minister, received on Friday, on behalf of his government, the designation of his country as guest of honor to the 19th International Book Fair Havana 2010. Read More

The Cuban International Book Fair 2009 Will Pay Tribute to Dominican Juan Bosch

The late Dominican intellectual Juan Bosch will be remembered on Friday during the International Book Fair 2009, which has entered its 7th day with the official announcement that Russia will be the guest of honor in 2010. Read More

David Awards at Cuba’s International Book Fair

The David awards, created by the Cuban Association of Writers and Artists (UNEAC) to promote young talents, were announced at the International book Fair. The prizes distinguished two books by young writers Yanelys Encinosa and Rogelio Orizondo. Read More

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