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23rd Virtual International Book and Culture Fair Santo Domingo 2020
May 28, 2020 - Jun 7, 2020
The Ministry of Culture and the General Direction of the Book Fair invite you to “The Fair from Home”, an online version of the International Book and Culture Fair. The literary event will feature national and international writers, who will participate in workshops, gatherings, poetic recitals, talks, panels and conversations aimed at fostering an interest in literature among the public, through the Zoom platform, at various times. It will be announced through the social networks of the Ministry of Culture. They will also be broadcasting on YouTube, Instagram and Facebook Live.
5:00 p.m. Talk “Literature and Startups: A Look at the Future”.
7:00 p.m. “What to Read After Quarantine”.
5:00 p.m. “Storytelling Festival”.
7:00 p.m. Recital of Honduran poets “Voices from the Borders”.
5:00 p.m. Talk “The 59 Years of the Execution (being brought to justice) of Rafael Leonidas Trujillo”.
7:00 p.m. Talk “Conclusive Circles. Three Artists and Their Work”.
5:00 p.m. Discussion “Camila Henríquez Ureña: Life and Work of an Exceptional Humanist”.
7:00 p.m. Talk “The Blue Mountains, a Panorama of Honduran Literature”.
5:00 p.m. Talk “The importance of the preservation and enhancement of the audiovisual heritage”.
7:00 p.m. Workshop “Translinguistic Exercise of the Narrative and/or Lyrical Genre to the Dramatic Scenic Language”.
Talk “Steps to become a 3.0 Reader”.
7:00 p.m. Conversation novel “The Entresijos del Viento by Freddy Bretón”.
6:00 p.m. Panel “Climate Change and Society: Our Role in the Fight against Global Warming”.
7:00 p.m. Master class “Analysis and Interpretation of Literary Texts”.
5:00 p.m. Conversation “On Both Sides of The Atlantic: The Journalistic Chronicles of Abigail Mejía”.
7:00 p.m. Romina Sacre (Mexico), author of the book “Lo Sensibles No Nos Quita lo Chingonas”.
5:00 p.m. Dialogue “Thinking Life from The Pandemic”.
7:00 p.m. “A Writer Called René Rodríguez Soriano. In Memoriam”.
5:00 p.m. Exhibition “Approach to Dominican Identity. Found Worldviews of Pedro Henríquez Ureña, Flérida De Nolasco and Manuel Arturo Peña Batlle”.
7:00 p.m. “International Poetic Recital of Santo Domingo, in Homage to Alexis Gómez Rosa”.
5:00 p.m. “Reflections of Radhamés Polanco on the Perspectives of Theatrical Art at the Covid-19 Juncture”.
7:00 p.m. “Loving Poetry, Antidote against the Pandemic”.