Host: Baseos de la Mota Between the 3rd and 6th of August The Twenty-third book fair Benavente, in which ten libraries participate this year (only one local, Librería Futura) and publishers, as well as the Writers Association of Madrid and the Benaventanos Ledo del Pozo Study Center. Among the participants this year are two new publishers. In this edition will be Susana Martín Gijón was responsible for the opening of the exhibition on the afternoon of Wednesday, August 38:00 pm Martín Gijón holds a law degree, international cooperation specialist and author of works such as: “Progenie”, “Especie” and “Planeta”, the last work she will present on the same day at the Benavente Book Fair.
In total, it is planned View a total of 41 books of various literary genres As a novel, article or poetry. As new and for the first time at Benavente, digital works will be presented. Specifically, the digital guides will be “Bibliographical references on the linguistic aspects of the province of Zamora” and “Bibliographical references on the cultural aspects of Zamora and its regions”, by Soledad Martín Torino.
There will be no shortage of existence Composed of Benavente and the province of Zamora or associated with this land. Elena Garquin presents “Alma Touareg” and “The Bearer of Fire”; Concha Pelayo will do the same with “Zamora time to wait” and “On the train”; Jesús Losada returns to this gallery to present the collection of poems “Almost Entire Life”; Felix J. Modronio is approaching his novel “The Witches’ Sun”. “What is not said of Artemio,” Braulio Llamalaro will introduce; and José Ignacio Martín Benito also presents “The Moors in Ciudad Rodrigo and Their Land. Deportation, Imprisonment and Expulsion. 1571-1616”; José María Librero Ficino brought his novel The Adventures of Weak Khalid to this exhibition.
The exhibition will be open from 12:00 to 14:00 and from 18:00 to 22:00. Shortly before closing in the morning there will be signatures of copies of works submitted by the authors; In the same way, at night, shortly before the conclusion of each day, there will also be a signature of the authors. The Literary Gathering takes place in Jardins de la Mota on Thursday afternoons, 6 pm in the presence of writers such as Val Marchant, Luis Maria Compes, Francesco Mesa, Doris Grego and others.
CEB Ledo del Pozo
This year there will be no shortage of presentations for publications from the Lido del Pozo Center for Studies of Benaventanos, which will occupy a large part of the program on Thursday. So from 8:15 p.m., “The Illustrated Blesseds in Medieval Spain” (2nd ed.) and “Lege et mira. Illustrated Blesseds of Leones,” Fernando Regeras Grande. Moreover “Brigecio nº 31” magazine and the book “Rekigo, a Roman Villa (Santa Cristina de la Polforosa, Zamora). Misfortune and Memory”.
Each day of the fair will conclude with a musical performance. Therefore, Coral Benaventana’s performance is scheduled to begin on Wednesday at 9:45 p.m. On Thursday, August 4, there will be a choir and traditional instrumental concert, by the Maestro Lobby, starting at 10 p.m. On Friday, the group “Son de los Valles” will be responsible for closing the day with traditional music and dance. After the gallery closed, Ledo del Pozo organized a concert in Santa María Church by Trio Clepsidra.
Calligraphy and storytelling workshops and promotion of reading and writing for children
During the celebration of the 23rd Book Fair there will be many initiatives targeting children and On the sixth Saturday of this month, the “Library Day at the Book Fair” is celebrated. So programming starts at 12:30 with Charo Jaular who will bring my storyteller to the fair For families, “Sounds of the Forest”.
At 1:15 p.m., there will be reading aloud by children of the book “Nina and the Mystery of Santa Paciencia”, Written by Isabel Alvarez.
While at 1:30 p.m. there will be a lottery on lots of children’s and young adult books for children who are engaged in reading as well as books for adults, among those who have made purchases at the fair.
In addition, on the fourth Thursday at 11:45, noon Narration of “The Cicada in the Ant’s Nest” by Isabel Alvarez And in the afternoon, Luis Maria Combis will give a Workshop to Advance Writing and Literary Culture For children over eight years old. It will be 7:15 pm.
On Friday, at 11:45 a.m., there will be Gymkhana for children among booksalso directed by Compés, and in the afternoon, at 6:00 p.m., A Calligraphy workshop for children, taught by Federico Osorio Lobo.