In Nizhny Novgorod opened the Festival of national literatures

Festival of national literatures will be held from 3 to 5 November in Nizhny Novgorod and the village of Great Boldino for the third time. On the cultural and literary forum of national languages and literatures of the peoples of the Russian Federation in the capital of the Volga region will gather representatives of more than 40 nationalities from 25 Russian regions.

In Russia, except Russian language, presents some 100 national written languages, and 59 of them are literary – they created many works of art, publish books and magazines.

Large-scale literary festival is planned to hold creative meetings, readings, lectures, and live performances. Readers are waiting for interesting meetings with special guests of the festival – poet Vladimir Vodennikov, literary critic and author Lev Danilkin, the poet Mary Vatutinki, editor-in-chief of “Literary newspaper” Maxim Suede, the Moscow ethno-electronic group “Volga”.

November 3 at bol’shoye Boldino will be singing and poetic performance “Exegi monumentum”, where the participants of the festival gathered around a huge bonfire, will read poems and sing songs in national languages. And to join the action and participate in a unifying national culture of the Russian Federation the fire can anyone.

Over 20 publishers and book stores of Russia specifically brought to the forum of the national literatures of their best books, including in national languages and presented to their readers by publishing price.

Recall that the I-th festival of national literatures was held in the capital at the International book fair last year, and this summer in August in Kazan on the Day of the Republic of Tatarstan held the II-th festival of national languages and literatures.