By TraNews Reporter FAN MING-WEI, TAINAN CITY, Taiwan (TraNews) - Pop-up book exhibition tour will go to Tainan Municipal Library from now on to November 24. The book exhibition is held by National Institute of Public Information Library,Yilan County Cultural Affairs Bureau Library and Grimm Press. Very welcome to visit the book exhibition.
This exhibition displays more than 100 books such as The Wizard of Oz, Cinderella, and Star Wars. In addition, there are many activities including three-dimensional small book production workshop, reality picture book experience zone, 3D technology video playback and more.
Pop-up book has 700 years of history. The world's first pop-up book originated in 1236, the British monk, Matthew Pari, used Latin to write English chronicler. Because of heavy books and the need to read the date of calculation of the Christian festivals, Matthew Pari put a different ring table written on sheepskin, cut and overlap, then turn the tray, you can easily check the information.
Pop-up book is a combination of picture books and paper art. Formerly it is known as the Movable Book or Mechanical Book. In1932, U.S. Blue Ribbon Company publishes "Jack and the Giant" and creates the new word “Pop-up”. Pop-Up first word means “Turn and it will pop up."After that Pop-Up became synonymous with pop-up book.
Pop-up book’s diverse content brings a lot of surprising for readers. Readers not only escape the impression of traditional books but also break the language restrictions. It is important to cultivate children's spatial concept of the material.