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Events

Hay Literary Festival – 29 Jan – 1 February 2015
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Paris Book Fair -  Salon du Livre - 20 - 23 March 2015

Venue: Porte de Versailles – Pavillon 1- Paris.
Info: http://parisbookfestival.com/

Lisbon Book Fair 85ª Feira do Livro de Lisboa – 23 May – 10 June 2015
The Lisbon Book Fair is an event that takes place since 1930. It is in Parque Eduardo VII, which is situated behind Praça Marquês de Pombal.
Info: http://dreamguides.edreams.pt/portugal/feira-do-livro-de-lisboa

Paraty International Literary Festival: 1 – 5 July 2015
Info: http://www.flip.org.br/

Edinburgh International Book Festival: 15-31 August 2015
Info: https://www.edbookfest.co.uk/visiting-the-festival

Esomar Latin America 2015 - European Society for Opinion and Market Research Latin America Meeting: 26 - 28 April 2015, / São Paulo, Brazil.
Info: http://eventegg.com/esomar-latin-america-2015/

Guadalajara Book Fair - Feria Internacional del Libro (FIL) de Guadalajara, Mexico  – 28 Nov – 6 Dec 2015
FIL takes place on Expo Guadalajara, at Av. Mariano Otero 1499, Col. Verde Valle, Guadalajara, Jalisco.
Info: http://www.fil.com.mx/info/info_fil.asp

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OBITUARY – FALECIMENTOS
Michael Jacobs (1952-11.01.2014). British art historian and Hispanophile.
Gabriel Garcia Márques (1927-17.04.2014). Colombian writer, jorurnalist, editor, activist and politician. Won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982.
João Ubaldo Ribeiro (1941-18.07.2014). Brazilian writer, journalist, translator and university lecturer.
Rubem Alves (1933-19.07.2014). Brazilian psychoanalist, theologician, author, collumnist and university lecturer and administrator.
Ariano Suassuna (1927-21.07.2014). Brazilian writer and poet.
Nicolau Sevecento (1952-13.08.2014). Brazilian historian and university lecturer, of Ucranian origin.
Alastair Reid (1926-22.10.2014). British travel writer and Spanish translator.
Leandro Konder (1936-12.11.2014). Brazilian thinker, author and university lecturer.
Manoel de Barros (1916-13.11.2014). Brazilian poet.



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