After much waiting we will finally have the edition Nº46 of The Book Fair in the rural. After two years of suspension due to the pandemic, the meeting for book lovers will take place from April 28 to May 16. The official opening of the International Book Fair will take place on Thursday, April 28 at 6:00 p.m. with a speech by the writer Guillermo Saccomanno.And for three consecutive weeks there will be different proposals, talks, meetings, stories and hundreds of stands of the different publishers. In addition, renowned exponents of literature will be from the game who will present their works and talk about topics related to writing. Among the authors confirmed for this 46th edition are:
Mario Vargas Llosa, Peruvian Nobel laureate
John Katzenbach, the American writer
Javier Cercas, Spanish writer
Luis García Montero, the director of the Instituto Cervantes
Diamela Eltit, Chilean
Pablo Casacuberta, Uruguayan
Schedules and PricesThe Fair that will be held on the premises of La Rural (Av. Sarmiento 2704) will be open from Monday to Friday from 14:00 to 22:00, Saturdays and Sundays from 13:00 to 22:00.Meanwhile, on Saturday, April 30, to be held on the Night of the Fair, the schedule will be from 13:00 to 24:00.As for the tickets will be free every day for children up to 12 years inclusive, school visits, and people with disabilities. Teachers will also have their free admission by presenting the salary receipt or document that accredits the profession. In the same line from Monday to Friday, students, retirees and pensioners will also be able to enter at no cost by presenting the corresponding documentation. For the rest of the interested people the value of the ticket will be: Monday to Thursday $ 300; Fridays and Saturdays and Sundays $ 450.Tickets can be purchased online through the official website of the fair or from April 28 at the box office.