According to IBNA correspondent quoting from the secretariat of the Islamic Republic of the 27th
Iran’s Book of the Year World Award, books to be considered for this event can be in any language, while should be on either Islamic Studies or Iranian Studies. They also have to be published (in their first edition) outside of Iran in 2018.
Each of the two main topics, Islamic Studies and Iranian Studies- includes quite a lot of parts and subdivisions, some of which are as follows:
a) Islamic Studies: History of Islam, Islamic Civilization, Quranic and Hadith Studies, Islamic Theology & Philosophy, Islamic Mysticism, Islamic Law and Jurisprudence, Translation of Classic Islamic Texts, Islamic Economics, Contemporary Islamic Studies, Islamic Arts & Architecture, History of Science, etc.
b) Iranian Studies: History of Iran, Iranian Languages, Iranian Geography, Ancient Iranian Religions Civilization and History, Persian Literature, Iranian Arts and Architecture, History of Science in Iran, Iranian Anthropology, Translation of Great Iranian works, etc.
Accordingly, the Secretariat of the Award Committee invites all scholars, writers, translators, and publishers to nominate book(s) for consideration, not later than October 31, 2019.
The interested authors are invited to e-mail a nomination letter to Prof. Heydari, the I. R. Iran World Award for Book of the Year Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org, and send a copy of the submitted book(s) to the following address:
The Book Award Secretariat,
PO Box 14155-1437
Tehran, IRAN. (Tel: +98 21 88861320)