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Amman International Book Fair opens

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AMMAN — Deputizing for His Majesty King Abdullah II, Minister of Culture Haifa Najjar inaugurated Thursday the 2022 Amman International Book Fair, which is being held by the Jordanian Publishers Association in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture and the Greater Amman Municipality at the World Exhibition Center at Mecca Mall.اضافة اعلان

The exhibition is being held under the slogan "Jerusalem: The Capital of Palestine," with the State of Kuwait serving as this year's guest of honor.

Around 400 publishers from Jordan, the Arab world, and around the world have signed up to exhibit at the Amman International Book Fair which will run from September 1st through the 10th. It will feature recreational activities, story readings for kids and young adults, poetry and story evenings, and cultural seminars.

The twenty-first edition of the exhibition also honors Jordanian short story writer, television drama writer, and playwright Walid Seif for his prolific literary and dramatic production as well as service to Arab culture.

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