An initiative of Ministry of Culture and Communication, "Nuit de la Lecture" (Reading Night) is a grand festival in January on the pleasure and reflections from reading for all around the world.
This 2nd edition of "Nuit de la Lecture" in Hong Kong was held on January 20 (Saturday) in French bookstore Parenthèses in Central.
(Image credits : https://nuitdelalecture.culturecommunication.gouv.fr/)
(Image credits : Libraire Française Parenthèses)
At this evening of literary delights, dedicated and passionate readers gathered around their favorite books and selected texts. Our Consul general Mr Eric Berti and his wife were on the first row, enjoying the atmosphere with all other avid readers.
The Consulate General of France in Hong Kong congratulates on the success of this 2nd edition of "Nuit de la Lecture" in Hong Kong, and would like to express gratitude for the French bookstore Parenthèses for hosting and its commitment in promotion of books and reading.