27 BookForum will take place on September 16-20 in Lviv.
It is the main culture festival in Ukraine. We remind you that honorable guests of 26 BookForum became Indian ecofeminist writer, laureate of Bukers` award Aruandty Roy; Azerbaijanian writer, autor of the world bestseller "Sweet sault of Bosphor" Elchin Safarli; Hungarian writer, who is one of the top-10 oppositional Russian-speaking writers Maryam Petrosian.
By preliminary estimates, more than 25 thousands of Lviv citizens and city guests visited 26 BookForum
during 5 days. Book connoisseurs from whole Ukraine and more than 30 countries from all the world celebrated here their loveto books and depending of the culture.
26 BookForum in numbers:
820 events in program
1000 members: authots, publishers, illustrators, translaters, public activists and cultural managers
250 discussion of important public themes
75 foreign authors
40 places in the city centre
20 thematic clusters and special projects
Main projects of PO "Forum of publishers"
Lviv international BookForum— the main cultural festival of country (was founded in 1994)
Children's Forum (was founded in 2007)
All-Ukrainian competition of children's reading "Bookcraze" (was founded in 2002)