Speaking with the Jewish News Agency (Agencia Judía de Noticias, AJN), Sebastian Halperín, press responsible of the Israeli Embassy, informed that “From all the stands representing countries, Israel got the first place. The stand is comic-oriented, and the Fair awarded us”.
Daniel Gazit, the Israeli ambassador to Argentina, will be present at the Fair to receive the award. Furthermore, the book “Tesorito” by the Israeli graphic humorist Daniella London Dekel will be launched at the Fair.
The Buenos Aires International Book Fair is an event which is being held since 1975. It is one of the most important cultural and editorial events in Latin America, where different authors, editors, booksellers, distributors, librarians, scientists and readers meet. It is celebrated every April in Buenos Aires.