Book Festival 2021 kicks off

2021-06-11 14:49:37

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Under the auspices of Speaker of the State Great Hural G.Zandanshatar, ‘Book festival -2021’ is being organized between June 11 and 13 at the Sukhbaatar square in Ulaanbaatar city.


With an aim of promoting reading, the Book Festival is bringing together a large number of book-lovers, authors, publishing houses and artists for various book related online and offline activities, such as author talks, discussions, performances, book signings, Meet the Author events, book exchange and book launching events, and workshops, so on.


Being organized by ‘Nomyn Soyolt Ertunts’ NGO for the 15th year, the festival attracts around 50,000 book lovers, 100 publishers and 300 authors annually.


MONTSAME News Agency, which publishes weekly papers in Mongolian, English, Russian, Chinese and Japanese languages as well as the Khumuun Bichig newspaper in traditional Mongolian script and Mongolia Today magazine in English, is taking part in the book festival to display its works to the public.