Program of events at the Book Fair


Italy / Bologna 25.03-28.03.2013.

March 25, Monday

13.30 Russian exhibition The Russian Exposition Opening Ceremony

14.30  Press conference of the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY)

Sala Concerto Service center Block D

16.00 Presentation of the art exhibition of Sergey Alimov, Honored Artist of Russia, Academician of the Russian Arts Academy, Professor of the Russian State University of Cinematography

Participants:  Sergey Alimov, Anastasia Arkhipova, Nikolay Popov, Aleksey Zakharenkov, Tatyana Kosterina

Moderator Valery Vasilyev


26 March, Tuesday

12.00 Workshop “We Create Spaceships and Planets, and Design Aliens”

Hosted by Zinaida Surova

Russian exhibition stand

13.30 Presentation “Library is a Children’s Book Home”

Participants: Maria Vedenyapina, Director of the Russian State Children’s Library, Valery Vasilyev
Moderator Olga Monina

15.00  Presentation of Vita Nova Publishing House (St. Petersburg)

Participants: Aleksey Zakharenkov, CEO of the Publishing House, Sergey Alimov

Moderator Anastasia Arkhipova

16.30 Round Table “Author’s Book for Children”

Spokesperson: Nikolay Popov
Participants: Ivan Alexandrov, Zinaida Surova, Olga Monina, Yana Sedova, Anna Morgunova
Moderator Tatyana Kosterina


27 March, Wednesday

12.00 Presentation of the Russian Internet Contest for the Best Literature Creation for Teenagers “Kniguru”

Spokesperson: Ksenia Moldavskaya

Moderator Anastasia Arkhipova

13.30  Presentation of the Author’s Book “Cosmos” by Zinaida Surova and Dmitriy Kostyukov

Participants: Zinaida Surova, Dmitriy Kostyukov, Vera Dorofeyeva, Filipp Surov, Natalia Petrova, Yana Sedova, Anna Morgunova

Moderator Ivan Alexandrov

15.00 Presentation of “Samokat” Publishing House

Spokesperson: Irina Balakhonova

Moderator Anastasia Arkhipova

16.30  Presentation of The Chair of Illustration and Print Reproduction, Moscow State University of Printing named after Ivan Fiodorov

Participants: Olga Monina, Ivan Alexandrov

Moderator Zinaida Surova


28 March, Thursday

12.00  Workshop “Doing Relief on Cardboard”

Hosted by Ivan Alexandrov

14.00 Ceremony of Books Donation to Salaborsa Ragazzi Library, Bologna City

Events will be held at the Russian exhibition stand, pavilion  30 (D 26).