The Guadalajara International Book Fair is the most important publishing gathering in Latin America. It is an amazing cultural festival that includes more than 1900 publishers with over 20000 professionals from 44 countries and 700000 attending from the public.
. The book fair will be organized from 30th November to 8th December 2019. What distinguishes this fair is that the professionals and the public can participate with each other. Also, Literature Authors from around the world meet to discuss the major issues of our time. And there is a huge prize of 150000 US Dollars which consider the highest award from the Guadalajara International Book Fair.
The guest of honor this year is (India).
This fair will display the works of over 35 Indian artists and authors in addition to 15 publishing houses. And there are different activities which will include conferences, discussions, publishers round table and presentations on science as well as other genres.
The two major Sanskrit epics of India, the "Ramayana" and the "Mahabharata" will also be put up for exhibition with paintings, photos, books, and handicrafts.
Also, Arts play a big role in this fair; introducing 40 famous Indian women artists, including major names, like Seem Kohli, Paula Sengputa and Arpana cour.
Another event will be hosted, which is called "Festival of India”, that includes cultural programs from classical, folk and contemporary genres. Movies like "Omkara, Chennai Express and Dangal" will be featured in the film festival that will be organized at Mexico International Book Fair.
Finally, for nine days, people will enjoy listening to their favorite authors in different fields and getting their favorite books.