Singapore to be Guest of Honour Country at New Delhi World Book Fair 2015


As part of celebrating 50 years of close and cordial bilateral diplomatic relations, Singapore is the Guest of Honour Country at the upcoming New Delhi World Book Fair to be held from 14-22 February 2015 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India.

Supported by the National Arts Council (NAC) and the Media Development Authority (MDA), this endeavour intends to raise the profile of Singapore in India, and to give recognition to the authors, illustrators, publishers and other key players involved in Singapore’s publishing industry. The delegation will arrive in Delhi in two waves: publishers on 11 February, and authors and illustrators on 13 February.

Ms Claire Chiang, NAC Board Member and Chairperson of National Book Development Council of Singapore (NBDCS) is leading the fifty strong delegation comprised of authors, illustrators, poets, graphic novelists, publishers, librarians, booksellers and arts administrators to represent Singapore at the New Delhi World Book Fair.

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