IBNA- Deputy Culture Minister of Quran and Etrat believes that presenting different and impressive works at the 25th International Quran Exhibition next year can facilitate the understanding of Holy Quran.
IBNA- Director of the Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia in Tehran gave details about the unveiling of the five-volume book, ‘Comprehensive Geography of Iran’ in the coming summer.
IBNA– Dutch Iranologist and history expert Willem Floor (PhD), described his book ‘Wall Paintings And Other Figurative Mural Art in Qajar Iran’ as a book which discusses Iranian art, culture and history.
IBNA– Culture Minister Seyyed Reza Salehi Amiri praised the efforts made by the book officials of twenty cities selected to compete at the final stage of Iran’s Book Capital Festival.
IBNA- Prominent Iranian literature scholar and poet Mohammad Reza Shafiei Kadkani admired the poetry of leading poetess Forough Farrokhzad saying that she was the epitome of a real poet in her own time.
IBNA– Spanish Iranologist and translator of the book ‘Asrar al-Tawhid fi Maqamat al-Sheikh Abu Sa’eed’, Joaquín Rodríguez Vargas, said that Persian literature is popular in Spain.
IBNA- Organized by Iran’s Center for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (CIDCYA), the 19th International Storytelling Festival will open tomorrow in Tehran.
IBNA- Head of Persian Language and Literature Department of Ataturk University whose translation of ‘Shahnameh’ into Turkish brought him a prize at Iran’s 24th Iran’s Book of the Year World Award sees ‘Shahnameh’ a masterpiece.
IBNA– Director of Iran’s Cultural Attaché office to Japan Farhad Palizdar said that learning Persian language can help to better acquaint all interested in relations between the two nations of Iran and Japan.
IBNA- A commemoration ceremony is scheduled to be held on the occasion of the 50th demise anniversary of the leading Iranian poetess Forough Farrokhzad (1935-1967) at Chehar Sou Cinema Complex in Tehran today.
IBNA- Richard Bruce Wright, an acclaimed Canadian writer who received various literary awards died on Tuesday at the age of 79.
IBNA– Iran’s Center for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults will cooperate with the National Post Company in the International Letter-Writing Competition on letters to the Secretary-General of the United Nations program.
IBNA– Secretary of Iran’s 3rd International Biennial Book Cartoon announced the submission of 2,130 works from 74 countries to the secretariat of the biennial.
IBNA- The Persian translation of ‘An American Dream’ a novel by the celebrated American writer Norman Mailer is released by Qoqnous (Phoenix) Publications in Tehran.
IBNA- Leading Bulgarian-French philosopher, sociologist, historian and literary theorist Tzvetan Todorov passed away due to a progressive brain disorder on Tuesday, February 5 in Paris. He was 77.
IBNA– ‘The Golden Age’ a collection of short stories by the acclaimed American author John Cheever, was translated into Persian and released by Parseh Publications in Tehran.
The guests and the scholars wining the awards in both categories of the 34th I.R. Iran Book of the Year National Award and the 24th I.R. Iran Book of the Year World Award are shown in pictures.
IBNA– The 8th Biennial of the Association for the Study of Persian-Speaking Communities (ASPS) earlier scheduled for March in Shiraz was annulled due to Donald Trump’s anti-immigration order.