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Posted On: 7 December 2012 01:21 pm
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The 23rd Doha International Book Fair

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Event Details:

・The 23rd Doha International Book Fair
Sponsor: Ministry of Culture, Arts and Heritage
Date : Wednesday 12th ~ Saturday 22nd December 2012
Timings : Morning Hours (9:00 am to 1:00 pm), Evening Hours (4:00 pm to10:00 pm)
Opening day will be from 7:00pm
Friday is open for Evening Hours only
Venue: Doha Exhibition Center

・Japan Booth
Host: Embassy of Japan in Qatar.
Co-organizers: Committee for the Celebrations of the 40th Anniversary of the Diplomatic   Relations between Japan and Qatar, Japan Foundation and Publishers’
association for Cultural Exchange (PACE).
Participating Book Store: Books KINOKUNIY (Dubai Branch)

・As the Guest of Honor, the Embassy will be operating three main zones;
Display of Books / Traditional Culture
by Japan Foundation / PACE and Embassy of Japan
Sale of Books
by Books Kinokuniya (Dubai Branch)
Various Events on Japanese Pop Culture
by Mr. Takamasa Sakurai (Contents Media Producer) and others

・Events at Japan Booth (the following is an example)
Lectures on Japanese Pop-Culture by Mr. Takamasa Sakurai (Media Producer)
Costume Play Show by Kanna (Costume Play Designer)
Talk Show by Ms. Sumire Uesaka (Voice Actress)
Kawaii Fashion Show by Ms. Misako Aoki (former Kawaii Ambassador) and Ms.
Fumiko Kawamura (Fashion Designer)
Lecture on Robots by Mr. Tomotaka Takahashi (Robot Creator).

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