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Chapter 48 - Four Finnish Authors

I figured it was time for another Finnish Authors post, especially since last Thursday (April 23) was Unesco’s World Book and Copyright Day, in Finland called Kirjan ja ruusun päivä ( 678 more words

Reading

Highlights of iPublish Jamaica's Digital Publishing Workshop

Attending iPublish Jamaica’s first Digital Publishing workshop was one of the best decisions I made for 2015.

The seven-hour seminar, which was held at the impressive-looking Faculty of Medical Sciences on the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, was one of the events I attended for this year’s staging of the Kingston Book Festival. 351 more words

Books

Celebrating Books, Authors - and Copyright

There’s so much stuff going on today in the bookish world. It’s World Book Day (unless you’re in the UK and Ireland, where it’s World Book Night instead – yes, I agree it’s confusing), where people give books, and read them in public, and where the lives and work of famous authors – most notably Miguel de Cervantes – are celebrated. 1,299 more words

Musings

It's World Book Day !

I’m certain that all of you bibliophiles know that today is UNESCO World Book and Copyright Day. Readers around the globe are celebrating with all manner of bookish events. 143 more words

Europe

Let's Celebrate.... World Book and Copyright Day on 23rd April 2015!

World Book Day or World Book and Copyright Day(also known as International Day of the Book or World Book Days) is a yearly event on 23 April, organised by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), to promote reading, publishing and copyright. 57 more words

HPS Library

World Book and Copyright Week at the Library

We have a special line-up of events at the Library in honour of World Book and Copyright Day, a Unesco initiative to battle illiteracy. The event to promote books and reading is held every year on April 23 (also Shakespeare’s birthday). 151 more words

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