World Book Day in the Library, 2019
World Book Day is a yearly event, celebrated on April 23rd, organized by UNESCO as a worldwide tribute to books and reading. According to UNESCO April 23rd is a symbolic day for literature, since on that date in 1616 both Shakespeare, Cervantes and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega died.
Click here for more information about World Book Day and UNESCO.
Since April 23rd is an inset day this year, we will celebrate with a World Book Week!
Starting on Wednesday 24th, the library will be filled with book-related activities, including Intercultural Poetry, Book Quiz, Found Poetry Workshop and more.
We will finish on Friday, April 26 at 09:25 in the library with a workshop with Melody Farshin, stand-up comedian and author of the book Mizeria.
We welcome you all for the workshop!
Copyright/photographer: Caroline Andersson