IBNA- On the occasion of the 50th death anniversary of the eminent Czech Iranologist Jan Rypka, Tehran’s Book City has organized a commemoration ceremony with Iranian and Czech scholars in attendance for Saturday.
IBNA- Executive secretary of the Grant Plan Department in Iran’s Culture Ministry announced that the unit of financial supports given by the department will shift from US dollar to euro as an incentive for foreign publishers.
IBNA- As the guest of honor, noted Iranian writer and poet Javad Mojabi attended the 2018 Uwe Johnson Literary Prize in Berlin, Germany on Friday.
IBNA- At the commemoration ceremony of the Sacred Defense Week in Iran, Culture Minister Seyyed Abbas Salehi called for consolidation of national unity stressing the role of authors, journalists and artists in portraying Sacred Defense.
IBNA- The Persian translation of ‘Introduction to Metaphysics’ by Martin Heidegger will be reviewed at a program from the series of weekly meetings held by Tehran’s Book City on Tuesday, September 25.
IBNA- The commemoration ceremony of Iranian philosophy researcher Mohammad-Ali Moradi has been scheduled at Elmi va Farhangi publishing in Tehran where his last book ‘Philosophical Foundation of Science and Culture’ will be unveiled.
IBNA- An exhibition titled “Not Far from School” held in Tehran concurrent with the start of the new school year, is showcasing books on the theme of school.
Iranian translator of the masterpiece screenplay ‘Citizen Kane’ Parviz Ta’eedi who was also a writer and director died in Tehran on Sunday. He was 81.
IBNA- A newly translated short stories collection by the known Italian journalist and writer in Iran, Italo Calvino titled ‘The Crow Comes Last’ (1949) has been released.
IBNA- ‘Cam Jansen: The Mystery of the Stolen Diamonds’ by the American writer David A. Adler is a story from the series of Cam Jansen which has been translated and published in Persian.
IBNA- A collection of short stories by the prominent writers throughout the world including James Joyce, Albert Camus, Leon Tolstoy and Alice Monroe has been translated into Persian and released.
IBNA- September 18th marks the birth anniversary of the outstanding British writer and critic Samuel Johnson (1709-1748) known in Iran for his book, ‘The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia.’
IBNA- In his travelogue, Italian author Pietro Della Valle who visited Iran in 1618 described the Muharram mourning ceremony held in our country with all rites and features of the event.
IBNA- An Iranian shoemaker believes that offering books to customers in his stall while he is repairing their shoes plays a role in book promotion.
IBNA- Iran’s Culture Minister issued an order appointing his Deputy Mohsen Javadi as the director of the 32nd Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF).
IBNA- Persian translation of the children book ‘Something From Nothing’ by noted American/Canadian writer Phoebe Gilman has been reprinted for the fifth time and is sold in Iranian bookstores.
IBNA- For his new album, well-known German electronic musician Schiller is collaborating with Iranian musicians while the actress Niloufar Parsa declaimed a ghazal by Hafez in his work.
IBNA- Known as a poet who wrote fiction, D. H. Lawrence is among the leading writers of the 20th century whose several works have been rendered into Persian.
IBNA- During the ceremony of “Iran's Day” which was held yesterday at the 31st Moscow International Book Fair (MIBF), the Russian translation of Iranian novel 'The Three Priests' was unveiled.
IBNA- Directors of Iran’s Book House Institute (IBHI) and ECO Cultural Institute signed a Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation between the two entities at a meeting in Tehran on Wednesday.