Jan 27, 2019, 2:20 PM
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Iran's Book Cartoon event to host artists from 73 countries

Tehran, Jan 27, IRNA – About 500 foreign artists from 73 world countries will attend Iran's 4th International Biennial Book Cartoon that is due in Tehran next month.

Massoud Shojaei-Tabatabaei who is the Secretary of the event said on Sunday that the international event will be held on the occasion of 40th anniversary of the February 1979 Islamic Revolution in Iran.

The event is focusing on such issues as book and city, book and life, book and family, book and child, book and library, book and librarian, book and media and book and future, the secretary noted.

He went on to say that most of the foreign participants are from Turkey, Indonesia and China.

He also said that 733 artists have sent their 2,049 artistic works to Iran’s Book Cartoon.

The International Biennial Book Cartoon is one of the momentous events in this category in terms of the number of the participants and the level of interactions between the artists, Shojaei-Tabatabaei said.

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