HCM City: Book Street to spotlight Russian publications hinh anh 1A view of the HCM City Book Street (Photo: VOV)

HCM City (VNA) – A Russian book event will run at the Ho Chi Minh City Book Street from November 1 to 8, aiming to celebrate the October Revolution.

It will feature two talk-shows on books about the revolution and Russian literature, scheduled for November 1 and 5.

In the morning of November 4, the children's fantastic novel Doctor Aybolit by Korney Chukovsky will take stage. The play will be performed by primary pupils from District 1.

The morning of November 6 is earmarked for the introduction and performance of Russian songs by renowned musician The Hien.

Throughout the course of the event, there will be an exhibition featuring 200 Russian books, many of them have been familiar with Vietnamese readers in the 1970s – 1980s.-VNA