Find Out What Makes Seattle ‘City of Literature’

Find Out What Makes Seattle ‘City of Literature’

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The aim of UNESCO’s City of Literature Network is to “promote the social, economic and cultural development of cities in both the developed and developing world.” The network was born out of UNESCO’s global alliance for Cultural Diversity initiative. Participating cities can promote their local creative scene while fostering UNESCO’s goal of cultural diversity. The types of genres included are literature, music, design, film, crafts and folk art, media arts and gastronomy.    Image Via Pinterest   In order to be approved your city must participate in a number of efforts to strengthen the market for literary products, be involved in diversifying …