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Mazatlán Book Festival

From Thursday, January 9, 2020 to Sunday, January 12, 2020 January 9, 2020 January 12, 2020 El Cid Resorts

The Mazatlan Book Festival 2020, a great literary event organized by the Instituto de Cultura, Turismo y Arte and the City of Mazatlan, will be held on Thursday 9th to Sunday, January 12th.

With the support of the Fund of Economic Culture and the Brigades to Read in Freedom, the Centro Historico of Mazatlan and the local public libraries will have an intense program in which the organization of round tables, workshops, book presentations, theatrical performances stand out, literary talks, poetic slams, mural paintings, concerts and many activities that can be enjoyed by audiences of all ages.

The FELIM 2020 will feature the presence of 120 editorial stamps and 30 stands for booksellers and promoters. Some of the personalities that will shine at this festival are: famous flute player Horacio Franco, political writer Tatiana Clouthier, writers Paco Ignacio Taibo II, Óscar de la Borbolla, Bernardo Fernández BEF, Armando Batra, Yeikol Polenski (President and General Secretary of the National Regeneration Movement political party) and singer Tania Libertad, who will offer the closing concert at the monument of El Venadito.

This year there will be other activities such as the Literary Walk (Callejoneada), in which the public will be able see the houses in which important literary characters such as Ignacio Ramírez “El Nigromante”, Amado Nervo or Gilberto Owen lived.

All activities of the Mazatlan Book Festival 2020 will be free.

For more information, visit the official Cultura Mazatlán website.