IBNA- The 4th Sulaymaniyah International Book Fair which kicked off in Sulaymaniyah city in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq on November 17 wrapped up today with Iran's Book and Literature House Institute in attendance.
The Book and Literature House represented the Iranian publishing industry in this event which also hosted publishers from Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, England, Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Kurdistan region obviously.
In this edition of Sulaymaniyah Book Fair Iranian publishers signed three book right agreements with publishers of Kurdistan region.
The Book and Literature House had a stand of 60 square meters in the event displaying over 400 books on a variety of subjects such as Classical and contemporary Persian literature, books for children and young adults, Iranology, arts, the Sacred Defense and religion.
Introducing Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF), the Grant Plan of Iran’s Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance aimed to promote the translation and publication of Persian books into other languages, Iran's publishing industry, Iranian literary awards, consultation with publishers of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq and holding various cultural programs were among the measures taken by Iran's Book and Literature House in the event.
At the end of the 4th Sulaymaniyah International Book Fair, its director Hassan Rahim Ahmad International Book Fair honored the activities of the Islamic Republic of Iran's by presenting a plaque of appreciation.