During the last week in November, the international book industry gathers in the city of Guadalajara, located in the western parts of Mexico. The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award participates as usual, now with this year’s laureate Isol.this year’s laureate Isol.
Seminars, books signings and workshops are part of the program in Guadalajara. But the purpose of the visit is not only to meet the public, but also to meet representatives of the nominating bodies.
The Guadalajara visit is preceded by a visit to Mexico City where Isol participates in public activities at la librería Rosario Castellanos (bookshop) and the Biblioteca Vasconcelos (library).
The International Book Fair in Guadalajara is the world’s largest Spanish-language book fair and will run between November 30 to December 8.