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Albania to hold "Rumi and Persian Language Poetry Festival"‎

29 Oct 2019 - 14:53

IBNA- A festival of Persian culture and literature titled "Rumi and Persian Language ‎Poetry Festival" will be held in Tirana, Albania on November 7. ‎

According to IBNA correspondent, quoting from the public relations department of Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, the program features a theater performance and recitation of Mowlana Rumi's poems by prominent Albanian artistic figures such as Luiza Xhuavani and Ndrcim Xhepa, the unveiling of Mowlana Rumi's poetry book as well as holding a photography and painting exhibition.

 

As Albanian director and executive manager of the program Kristian Korveshi says, the program will be attended by Albanian Culture Minister and a number of other political, social and artistic figures and will be promoted by TV advertisements to be aired for a week.

 

The festival is supported by Iran's Cultural Attache in Albania in cooperation with Albanian National Theater, and noted Albanian artists.