Published the program of the fair Non/fiction

In the fair will be attended by twenty countries. A key theme of the Playground was the illustration

From 28 November to 2 December in Moscow Central house of artists will host the jubilee international fair of intellectual literature Non/fiction. The twentieth fair of the twenty countries participating, including UK, Hungary, Germany, Spain, Norway, USA, Taiwan, Ukraine, Faroe Islands, France, Japan and others.

Guest of honour was Italy.

This year the list of participants includes more than 300 publishing houses and bookselling companies. The fair will be divided into thematic sections. Separate sections for humanitarian and educational literature, books on art, design and architecture, as well as for business and fiction books and “small” publishers. In the section “Gastronomy” will be presented to the best new gastronomic publications.

A private space will be allocated for representatives of children’s publishing. On the Playground “Area of knowledge” the key theme is “Illustration”.

“I think the highlight of the fair will be a new book by the author of “Waffle heart” Mary Parr “the Goalkeeper and the sea”, — predicts children’s writer and journalist Daria Diuk. — Sarah arrives, Sward, which as a teenager was texting Astrid Lindgren, and this correspondence was published as a separate book “Your letters I keep under my mattress”. More to the exhibition will be the book we Astrid Lindgren “No to violence!” — there will be a round table with participation of psychologists. British author and artist Rob Biddulph, author of “the Dog is not the same”, tell me how he creates books with pictures. Master class for children will hold a Polish artist Piotr Kara, author of “To the mountains!”, “The sea!”. You can visit the interactive exhibition “Boris Zakhoder,” which had previously been in RGDB. From Vladivostok there will arrive an interesting project, “Brodsky’s cat: they say teenagers”, and will build a book stand-up”.

By the way, the only member of the children’s program from the country-the guest is Paola Zannoni. Her book is “Zorro in the snow”, translated from Italian by Julia Gimatovoy, was published Kompasgid.

The detailed program of the fair in all directions, you can already find on the official website of Non/fiction.


28 Nov — 14:00 — 20:00
29 Nov — 11:00 — 20:00
November 30 — 11:00 — 21:00
1 Dec — 11:00 — 21:00
2 Dec — 11:00 — 20:00

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