“Desires of worlds”, theme chosen for the SLPJ 2022

“Desires of worlds”, theme chosen for the SLPJ 2022
“Desires of worlds”, theme chosen for the SLPJ 2022

The 38th Book and Youth Press Fair in Seine-Saint-Denis is coming, with a poster signed by the author and illustrator Thomas Baas, as well as a theme, “Desires of worlds”.

Albums, novels, comics, documentaries, children’s literature is unparalleled in allowing children and young people to understand and question the world as it is, but also to invite them to cross imaginary worlds, inventing desirable horizons, nurturing a taste for otherness. Through the theme “Desires of worlds” this 38th edition of the Salon and the creators of children’s literature will come to question all the plurality of the challenges of today and tomorrow “, indicates the organization of the show in a press release.

In Montreuil will take place a great literary festival in multiple forms with 250 invited authors and
a Salon bringing together 400 children’s publishers, but a European exhibition of children’s illustrations deployed outdoors (free and open access). A day of meetings will also allow the professional sphere to meet and discuss, at the heart of the event.

Alongside the show, 500 partner literary spaces (bookstores, libraries, Centers of Culture and Knowledge of Colleges, cultural places) will participate, with appointments around the Nuggets, La Grande Ourse 2022, variations of the exhibition.

READ: The Bologna Youth Fair wants to seduce the adult edition

Finally, free professional webinars (on registration) will be offered, with publishing, book and children’s actors on November 24 and 25, 2022 to prepare for the Fair.

The announcement of the selection of the “Pépites/Prix Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse — France Télévisions” will take place on Tuesday, October 4, and that of the “Grande Ourse”, a distinction honoring the work of a youth artist ( author or illustrator), on Tuesday, November 8.

For its third season, TV at the Salon will offer the family the opportunity to savor live broadcasts and new programs on current events, creation, creators and creators of children’s literature (broadcast on the
digital boxes and internet).


The article is in French

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