A poet from Donetsk to present Miner’s Daughter poem at St. Petersburg Book Salon

May 16, 2018 14:43

Donetsk, May 16 – DAN. A DPR Writers Union member, poet Anna Revyakina is to take part in St. Petersburg International Book Salon on May 17-20, the Russian Center press service told DAN.

“Anna Revyakina is to take part in St. Petersburg International Book Salon 2018 – XIII Book Fai from May 16 to May 20,” the press statement reads.
The events kicks off on May 17, preceded by a day of preparations of exhibition stands and making acquaintances.

Donetsk poet is to present several works, including the Miner’s Daughter poem, her sixths book. The boo tells a story of a girl who went to fight instead of her father who was a miner and died fighting for the freedom of Donbass.

Saint-Petersburg International Book Fair is one of the largest and most important cultural events. Its mission is to develop and popularize reading in Russia, and to promote of Russian literature abroad. The organizers of the Book Fair are the Government of St. Petersburg and the Russian Book Union. Book Fair is supported by the Federal Agency for Press and Mass Communications. The Salon consists of two exhibitions: the main is located in the Mikhailovsky Manege, the second one is housed on the Manezh Maple Street. *ot