The opening ceremony of the event will take place today, April 5, at 15.00 in the ceremonial hall of the Palace of Books (Karamzin Lane, 3/2). The Ministry of Culture notes that the region is holding the thematic decade for the 19th time. This year, more than 400 books, about 30 publishers and 35 authors from different parts of Russia are counting on winning the competition.
The program is designed for April 5-15. We are waiting for the XIX annual regional exhibition-competition “Simbirsk Book-2021”, an exhibition-fair of publications, presentations of new books and projects. In addition, creative meetings with writers and poets, lectures and round tables on book publishing and reading support.
On April 6 at 1 pm in the Palace of Books the book “The Feat of Living in the Ages: About the Hero of the Brest Fortress Alexei Naganov” will be presented to the public. At 16.00 in the Suvorov school will present the book “Woman. War. Victory “.
On April 7 at 14.00 in the Palace of Books of Ulyanovsk will be introduced to the publication “Savior-Ascension Cathedral of Simbirsk.”
On April 8, at 4 pm, the teleconference “The word unites. Ulyanovsk – Brest – Gomel “.
A marathon of youth presentations “Young Voices on the Pages of Russian Publications” will be organized on April 10 at 2 p.m.
At noon on April 11 – a literary talk “Friends of my wonderful traits” to the 85th anniversary of his birth
On April 13 at 3 pm Ulyanovsk residents are invited to the regional scientific library for a literary and musical evening-meeting of authors and readers of the magazine “Simbirsk”.
April 14 at 13.00 – for the scientific-practical conference “D.V. Grigorovich and the culture of Russia in the second half of the XIX century.
Those who wish can in get acquainted with new books published in 2021 online and vote for the one you like.
The awarding of the winners of the exhibition-competition will take place on April 15 in the Palace of the Book. The winning books in 13 nominations will be determined, the most important of which is the Book of the Year.
A more detailed program is available on the link.