TITLE: International Summit of the Book 3: Day Two, Afternoon
EVENT DATE: 12/07/2012
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 182 minutes
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The Library of Congress hosted the first International Summit of the Book and began what library leaders envision as an annual global meeting of minds to discuss and promote the book as a crucial format for conveying societies' scholarship and culture. The afternoon of Day Two included remarks and presentations by Marie Arana, Nan Talese, Geoffrey Kloske, Karen Lotz, Niko Pfund, Michael Suarez, Karen Keninger, Thomas Mallon and Fenella G. France.