The 2011 International Book Fair in Panama Honors the Dominican Republic

Panama’s 2011 International Book Fair will be held this year at the premises of the Atlapa Convention Center in Panama City from August 24 to 28, 2011. This great event will highlight Panama’s literature and culture in events featuring art, cuisine, dance, folklore, music, theatre, and film fron the host country and abroad. This year, the book fair’s guest of honor is the Dominican Republic.

With a dynamic and varied cultural program, for five days, books become the main protagonist of this fair, and Panama will welcome national and international authors who will interact with Panamanian readers. The  Atlapa Convention Center will gather 70 international authors, 234 national authors, 311 participating companies (including book sellers), 1143 publishing houses, 289,000 workers in five times, and thousands of attendees.

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