The Buenos Aires book fair starts this Thursday

With 500 presentations will be Argentine and international audiences. | Photo: @ferialibro

With more than one hundred of these writers starts this Thursday 43 the book fair of Buenos Aires, which will last until next May 15 to deliver a diverse cultural programme.
At the opening gala, to be held in the room Jorge Luis Borges in the Convention Centre La Rural, the prominent writer and journalist argentina Luisa Valenzuela is the keynote.
> Argentina prepares for the international book fair 2017 authors also say in the Argentine capital, such as writer South African winner of the Nobel Prize for literature in 2003, John Maxwell Coetzee, Olivier Bourdeaut French novelist or novelist, journalist and playwright Italian Alessandro Baricco.

Coetzee, read his story “The slaughterhouse of Crystal”, during his speech on Wednesday at the international fair of the book of Bogota (Colombia). Photo: EFE.

There will be 500 presentations and 600 exhibitors installed in 45 thousand square meters.
Especially highlighted two exposiciones-homenajes, dedicated to the Chilean Violeta Parra, and one hundred years of solitude, Colombian Nobel masterpiece of the deceased Prize Gabriel García Márquez, 50 years after its publication.
Founded in 1974, the Buenos Aires book fair brings together each year more than one million 200 thousand people.

Full programme of the #FILBuenosAires can found you here: – book fair (@ferialibro) April 27, 2017