From 20 to 29 April 2012, the Toledo Book Fair will once again take place. The numerous programmed activities and the previous success of other years make this a very attractive Culturel event in the city. Find out all about the programme.
Programme of activities:
* For this year the activities of the TOLEDO BOOK FAIR are held in the ZOCODOVER SQUARE and in the AUDITORY OF THE MUSEUM OF THE EXERCIT.
To open your mouth: Through the paths of poetry. Talk about travel literature and exhibition of Andean dance by the ecutorian poet Carla Badillo Coronado. Thursday, April 19, at 19:30 hours, at the Centro Culturel San Marcos.
Friday, 20 – Dedicated to Poetry
18:00 h. Recital Recover humility: A vueltas con la Generación Beat. The Ecuadorian poet Carla Badillo Coronado, winner of the 2011 César Dávila Andrade National Poetry Prize, will recite her poems and will take us into the poetic universe that has most influenced her by reading referential poems. Organized by EL DORADO AGITACION POETICA. Zocodover Square
19:00 h. Wheel of verses. Coordinated by Joan Gonper. Zocodover Square
12:00 h. Inauguration. Zocodover Square
12:30 h. Presentation of Hamza and the album of dreams. Intermedi@cción Association. Zocodover Square
13:00 h. Children’s story creation and illustration workshop. Intermadi@cción Association. Zocodover Square
19:00 h. Round table Florentius travel literature. Auditorium of the Army Museum
12:00 h. Creation and illustration workshop for children. Intermedi@cción Association. Zocodover Square
19:00 h. Presentation of the book Toledo y la fábrica de sueños, by Rosa María Ballesteros García, edited by Editoral Covarrubias. Auditorium of the Army Museum
Monday, 23 – International Book Day
11.00 h. Homage to Cervantes. Zocodover Square
20.30 h. Literary route directed by the Association of Tourist Guides of CLM. Inscription at the Town Hall booth
19:00 h. Tertulia Viajeros por Toledo. The following spoke: José Pedro Muñoz and Antonio Pareja. Auditorium of the Army Museum
20:00 h. Route directed by Visitas Guiadas Toledo: “” Travellers through the History of Toledo”
” Visitas Guiadas Toledo” collaborates in the activities of the 7th Toledo Book Fair with the realization of an interesting and innovative free route: “” Travellers through the History of Toledo” , never done before in Toledo.
” Travellers through the History of Toledo” is the narration of the adventures of the famous people who came to Toledo seeking to know its Culturel and monumental wealth. Such as Andersen, the Marquis de Sade, Einstein, Heine, Alejandro Dumas, George Borrow…
Approximately 1 hour long. Free. 1 hour of duration, approximately.
Inscriptions at the Town Hall booth. Limited places.
20:30 h. Ruta Cuéntame Toledo, directed by Manuel Palencia. Inscription at the Town Hall booth
19:00 h. Lecture by Ventura Leblic Ali Bey, scientist, adventurer and Spanish spy in 19th century Muslim lands. Organised by Ateneo Científico y Literario de Toledo. Auditorium of the Army Museum
18.00 h. Prize-giving ceremony for the Four Streets Story Contest and storytelling by Payasa Tomasa. Organised by Iniciativa Ciudadana del Toledo Histórico. Zocodover Square
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20:00 h. Recital of the anthology Poetas Descrito and concert by Maluenda. Organised by the publishing house Descrito Ediciones. Auditorium of the Army Museum
12:00 h. Children’s film workshop La cueva de Méliès. Projection of short films about travels. Organised by Librería Hojablanca. Auditorium of the Army Museum
19.00 h. Tribute to Dickens, readings for adults. Organised by Milagros Carrasco of P55 Servicios Cultureles. Army Museum Auditorium
12:00 h. Story illustration workshop for children. Intermedi@cción Association. Zocodover Square
All the information on its official website: http://feriadellibrodetoledo.com/programa/