Book Week to wrap up tomorrow
19 Nov 2011 16:46
The closing ceremony of the 19th Book Week of the Islamic Republic of Iran will be held tomorrow evening (Sunday, November 20, 2011) at the Culture, Arts and Architecture Research Center.
IBNA: The ceremony will be held in the presence of minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Mohammad Husseini, Bahman Dorri, Cultural Deputy of Guidance Ministry, Ezatollah Zarghami, head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) and a number of cultural officials of the country.
Besides, laureates of the 10th Best Book and Media and the National Book and Media festivals will receive their rewards from the culture minister.
Lasting Keepsake was the week's motto. Arranged by the culture ministry, the festival began last week (November 12, 2011). During the week, numerous cultural programs were run all around the country.
Despite the official closure of the festival one November 20, 2011, the week's programs are arranged until the end of the coming month in the Persian calendar.