The annual South China (Foshan) Book Festival will kick off in Shunde on August 16th and run through August 18th. At that time, the book festival will open six theme exhibition areas and carry out seventeen activities during three days.
The three-day event will be divided into three theme days, namely, the patriotic reading day, the national reading day, and the parent-offspring reading day. The experience activities will also be held during the same period.
2019 South China (Foshan) Book Festival has set up 6 theme exhibition areas, covering Red Classics Exhibition Area, Lingnan Art Exhibition Area, Foshan Characteristic Culture Book Exhibition Area, Shunde Intangible Cultural Heritage Exhibition Area, Children’s Education Exhibition Area and the National Reading Exhibition Area.
At the same time, the book festival will also hold a series of recital performances with excellent essay exhibitions, live awards and other forms of interaction. The festival aims to promote the Chinese traditional culture, and actively cultivate, practice the core values of socialism, play a model role and pay tribute to the strugglers in the new era.
The book fair also focuses on the parts to interact with the public. At the festival, there will be fish lamp production, Canton Embroidery experience, riddle quizzes, etc. And book donation activities will be held. The Lingnan traditional study room will be specially set up to create the “popular site” of the book festival.