The Big Book Russian Literary Award Presentation

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We would like to invite you to a presentation by Georgy Urushadze, President of the Big Book (Bol’shaia Kniga) National Literary Prize of Russia, where he will talk about:

The Big Book (adult books) and the Kniguru (books for children and young adults) nomination and selection process

Why book prizes are still relevant these days

The contemporary Russian literary process and the publishing industry

Book as the source of cultural life in contemporary Russia

Writers’ social responsibility and the current state of affairs

The emerging new authors, the future of literature and reading culture

Current trends in children’s and young adult literature

Print vs. e-Books

THE PRESENTATION IS IN RUSSIAN

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