3rd Festival of short resistance story kicks off
Publish Date : Monday 6 August 2012 - 12:49
Manager of Hezareh Qoqnoos publications said that the 3rd private Festival of short resistance story has launched. The festival is held by the publications of Hezareh Qoqnoos and Safir Ardehal.
Reza Haji-abadi said: “A total of 250 and 500 works were respectively submitted to the 1st and 2nd editions. During the 2nd festival 15 authors were selected and the festivals’ works were released as books.”
He added: “The executive secretary of the 3rd private Festival of short resistance story is Javad Mohaghegh and Javad Jozeini is its scientific secretary. The books will be evaluated by Mostafa Alizadeh, Nazanin Jodat and me.”
The festival will be held in order to identify and introduce new talents in the field of resistance literature, production of resistance literature in virtual spaces, publication of selected works as books and praising the emerging authors of resistance literature, he added.
The festival will be themed on “8 years of resistance against foreign aggression” and the participants should send their works as Flash fictions.