Press Release - For the Guest of Honour Russia

Visitors of the 13th International Thessaloniki Book Fair will have the opportunity to take a journey into the History, the Arts and the Civilization of Russia. In the framework of the agreement between the two countries, which was finalized in last year’s TIBF and which anticipated the proclamation of 2016 as Greece-Russia year, Russia participates in the 13th Book Fair as guest of honour, at a central space of 500m² in the Fair.

Discussions with authors, roundtables, book presentations, lectures, poetry evenings, film screenings, exhibitions, events in collaboration with Russia’s most important museums, educational language and translation programs, events for young adults and children will accompany this tribute to Russia...