The second issue of ‘Publishing in Iran Magazine’, a quarterly in English on Iranian book market, publishing industry and Iranian authors released.
IBNA- A collection of short stories, novels and other writings by leading Czech writer Franz Kafka titled ‘Franz Kafka, Collected Stories’ which was translated into Persian by Amir Jalal al-Din A'alam were printed for the seventh time.
IBNA- The American teen novel, ‘Five Feet Apart’ by Rachael Lippincott, Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis which focuses on the concept of teenage love has been translated into Persian and published.
IBNA- The crime fiction thriller novel ‘Camino Island’ by the celebrated American writer John Grisham has been translated into Persian and is available in Iranian bookstores.
IBNA- Collected poems of Hungarian author and poet Ágota Kristóf who wrote in French has been translated into Persian and published.
IBNA- A collection of notes titled 'The Travelogue of Persian Speaking Turks' will be published in 'Tajik Song' newspaper of Uzbekistan.
IBNA- The musical play 'Mary Poppins' based on a series of stories with the same title by Pamela Travers will be staged at Vahdat Hall of Tehran in November.
IBNA- With her book ‘Guest House for Young Widows’, Iranian-American writer and journalist Azadeh Moaveni was nominated for nonfiction Bloomsbury and Vintage Award which have raised prize money to £50,000.
IBNA- Describing the plan of establishing the Association of Written Heritage Supporters, Director of Iran’s National Library and Archives announced that a statue by the leading Iranian sculpture Parviz Tanavoli will be installed in the library.
IBNA- A novel by Soviet-Russian writer Daniil Granin titled ‘German Crimes, Russian Punishment’ on love and damages of the World War II has been translated into Persian and released.
IBNA- Iranian-American director Ramin Bahrani will make a film adaptation of the Man Booker Prize winner novel ‘The White Tiger’ by Indo-Australian writer and journalist Aravind Adiga for Netflix Company.
IBNA- Young adult drama novel ‘Monster’ (1999) by the late American author Walter Dean Myers has been translated into Persian and reached Iranian readership.
IBNA- At a meeting with the director of Peace and War Department of Peshawar University, Iran's Cultural Attaché to Peshawar announced that our country will send a Persian language instructor to that university.
IBNA- The adventure novel ‘Panama, Panama’ by Spanish author Alberto Vázquez-Figueroa has been translated into Persian and published.
IBNA- On the sidelines of Iran's participation at Moscow International Book Fair, Iranian writers held a meeting with Persian language instructors and students of Moscow State Linguistic University and stressed on boosting publishing cooperation between Iran and Russia.
IBNA- ‘Beartown’ (2017), one of the latest novels of noted Swedish author, journalist and blogger Frederick Beckman has been translated into Persian and published.
IBNA- The first novels of two authors Aimee Bender and Alex Michaelides titled respectively ‘The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake’ and ‘The Silent Patient’ in Persian will be unveiled in Tehran on Thursday.
IBNA- The classic satirical novel ‘The Twelve Chairs’ (1928) by Soviet authors Ilf and Petrov’ which makes painstaking criticisms against the former system of Soviet Union has been translated into Persian and will be published.
IBNA- The play, ‘The Good Person of Szechwan’ (1943) by the leading German playwright and poet Bertolt Brecht has been translated into Persian and published.
IBNA- In a meeting with Iranian officials, Head of the Persian language department at the University of Delhi Rajender Kumar requested for newly published Iranian books.