Crowds of visitors flock edto Multi-Purpose Hall of Monywa University where Children’s Literature Festival and book fair continued its second day yesterday.
Students, teachers, parents and children from basic education schools, private schools, monastery education schools visited the Children Literature Festival individually, in a group or with family and bought books from the book shops.
A room showing Sayagyi Min Thu Wun’s child poem and arts, 3D showroom, face painting, Team Building Game and many other games, paper folding, coloring and painting contests were teeming with students.
50 performances by students from basic education schools in Sagaing Region, puppet shows by Myanmar Marionettes Organization (MMOrg), magic shows, and Kyaukse traditional
elephant dances were also viewed enthusiastically by visitors.
In the morning literary talk event, writer U Ye Lwin (Ye Shan) spoke under the title “journey and destination” and writer U Zaw Naung Hein (Zaw Naung Hein – Guitar) spoke under the title “job and aim”. In the afternoon event writers conducted a workshop on “Benefit of reading” where visitors that includes librarians, literature enthusiasts, fans and writers join the discussion.
Aung Min Han