Will be opened in Moscow fair of intellectual literature

© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova in photosangelina at the book fair. Archival photoWill be opened in Moscow fair of intellectual literature© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova the image Bank

International fair of intellectual literature non/fictio№, one of which will be American film Director Oliver stone, will open on Wednesday in the capital’s Central House of artists on Krymsky Val; publishing houses from 25 countries have prepared editions of the event, reported the press service of the fair.

International fair of intellectual literature non/fictio№ 19-th time will gather guests, who are expected to meet with writers and publishers, master classes and other interesting activities.

«This year the fair will be attended by about 300 large and small publishing houses, bookselling companies and cultural institutions from 25 countries. At the stands of participants and in the events of business programme will be presented: Argentina, Belarus, Belgium, great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Israel, Iran, Spain, Italy, Kazakhstan, China, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Serbia, USA, Ukraine, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Estonia, South Korea and Japan», — said the press service.

The fair is traditionally divided into thematic zones, with special attention the organizers will pay the children’s literature and activities dedicated to communication with the young guests — «Area of knowledge» for them will be located on the third floor. Children’s program will be held under the motto «one Hundred years ahead»: thanks to it visitors can explore the history of the development of children’s books and ecology in children’s literature.

Visitors to the area, «culinary book» will become acquainted with books on culinary arts, but editions trace the relationship between the culture of the country and its cuisine. The program will be attended by the authors of popular culinary books, concept chefs, travelers, restaurateurs and restaurant critics, food bloggers, gastrointesti other interesting storytellers.

In addition, fans used books will be able to find rare copies of books at an Antique fair, and fans of vinyl records — find unique records in the Vinyl section of the Club.

One of the main foreign participants of the fair will be the winner of three Academy awards, American film Director Oliver stone — a meeting will be held with him on the first day of the festival. In addition, readers will meet many famous foreign and domestic novelists, poets, translators, literary critics, illustrators, filmmakers, scientists, explorers, cultural and public figures, including film Director Andrei Zvyagintsev, screenwriter Vadim Abdrashitov, the painter Victor Chizhikov, singer Diana Arbenina, traveler Fyodor Konyukhov, musician Andrei Makarevich, the writer Vladimir Voinovich and others.

Traditionally, in the days of the fair will be the presentation of several awards. The annual award «the Prize book of the community» will be dedicated to the centenary of the Russian revolution, will celebrate the achievements of the authors at the award ceremony of Andrey Bely, as well as announce a new award called «the letter E». The fair will run until 3 December.