“Sacred Defense” writer to give lecture in Moscow
Publish Date : Sunday 5 October 2014 - 19:57
IBNA- Invited by Moscow Islamic Studies Foundation, the Iranian author of the “Sacred Defense” literature Mohammad Reza Bairami, will head to Russia’s capital to give lectures on literature in the scientific-cultural centers.
According to IBNA
correspondent, Bairami will make speeches in Maxim Gorky Literarature Institute
, the foreign language institutes of state universities in Moscow, Biblio-Globus Book Store in Moscow
, Belie Oblaka Cultural Center and Malagardia Guardia Book House where he will answer the questions of book readers and will also visit the Russian literary critics.
The historical novel ‘The Dead of the Green Garden’ by Bairami is the second Iranian bestseller, published by The Russian Islamic Studies Foundation. The novel elaborates on the Iranian contemporary literature and culture.
The first bestseller novel termed ‘His Ego’ authored by Reza Amirkhani, was also welcomed by the Russian readers.
The other novels are ‘Chess with the Doomsday Machine’ by Habib Ahmadzadeh as well as ‘Journey to Coordinates 70 Degrees” by Ahmad Dehghan on the Sacred Defense.
“The Dead of Green Garden” was translated into Russian by Alexander Androshkin, the member of Russian Authors’ Society
, and was welcomed by the Russian readers and critics.
The translated version was unveiled in the 27th Moscow International Book Fair and was chosen as one of the top ten titles. The book also won the silver prize in 2014 Eurasia Literary Award in prose section.