Nobel prize winners in literature as well as the leading literary critics, writers, researchers, artists, publishers and new media experts will take part at the academic readings „21. gadsimta saturs”. The readings will be available face-to-face and online promoting Riga as „The European Capital of Idea”. Literature, history, sociology, book art, new media, education, traditions, etc. On the 13.11., author István Monok, a researcher at the University of Bologna, visits the Latvian National Library.
Thematic division: Thirst for the Ocean
Begins : 13.11.2014 16:00
- Latvian National Library
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- Discussion / Lecture
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Academic readings 'Content of XXI Century' and exhibition ‘500 years of the Book 1514-2014’ will address the change in the habits of reading – from poring over manuscripts in 1514 to present day boom of the printed book – year 2014 and its forms of co-existence of printed and digital literature.
Web address: http://riga2014.org/gramata