by Acacia team [acaciaenterprises.net]
Acacia Enterprises partners with Redsea Cultural Foundation to deliver the annual Hargeysa International Book Fair. HIBF is the largest celebration of book in East Africa and is designed to showcase all other forms of artistic expression such as poetry, drama, documentaries and exhibitions, with the books being the central of all.
Hargeysa International Book Fair has become the main cultural event in Somaliland and one of the largest public celebrations of books in East Africa. Every summer, Hargeysa International Book Fair brings together writers, poets, artists and thinkers from Somaliland and from all over the world to share and discuss their art and literary productions with the audience. The main aim of the festival is to promote a culture of reading and writing in the country, by producing and publishing high quality Somali literature and translating international classical literature, (including fiction, poetry and drama) into Somali.
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