IBNA– Deputy Director of the 30th Tehran international Book Fair (TIBF) met the organizers of Beijing Book to discuss on selecting Iran as the guest of honor of Beijing Book Fair 2017.
IBNA- ‘That Raven’ (in German: Jener Rabe) a selection of poems composed by the celebrated Iranian poet Ahmad Shamlou was released in Germany last week.
IBNA– In its 35th program from the series titled “Night of a Poet”, Iranian Owj Media-Art Organization commemorated the recently deceased poet of Shi’a religion and Islamic Revolution Ahmad Azizi.
IBNA- Hosseinyeh Ershad Public Library in Tehran will play host to a meeting titled, “Quranic Studies by Non-Muslim Thinkers” scheduled to be held today.
IBNA– Culture Minister Sayyed Reza Salehi Amiri Stated that about 500 Billion Toumans (nearly 132 million dollars) was paid to artists, authors and cultural activist in the closing Iranian year (ends on March 20).
IBNA– Persian language students of the University of Belgrade welcomed spring and Norouz by reciting poems in praise of the great Iranian poets Hafez, Sa`di, Rumi, Shafiei Kadkani, Ghaisar Aminpour and Fereydoun Moshiri.
IBNA– On the occasion of Italy’s participation at the 30th Tehran International Book Fair as the guest of honor, a meeting was held to review contemporary Italian literature in the Iranian capital.
IBNA- A commemoration ceremony was held for the Iranologist and professor of Persian literature Jahangir Dorri in Moscow State Linguistic University by the Cultural Attaché of Iran’s Embassy in the Russian capital.
IBNA– Tehran University professor and scholar of ancient languages, Jaleh Amouzgar underscored the stability of Iranian culture in the course of the history at the 2nd edition of “Iranian Juniper Prize”.
IBNA– Iranian-Armenian composer and conductor Loris Tjeknavorian is preparing a collection of his short comic stories titled ‘Kharestan’ (Donkey Land) to be released by ‘Seda-ye Mo`aser’ Publications.
IBNA- The 2nd International Conference on Interdisciplinary Quranic Studies will be held with the international scholars of Quranic studies in attendance in Tehran.
IBNA–The meeting “Considering Contemporary Italian Literature” will be held in Tehran on the occasion of Italy’s participation at the 30th Tehran International Book Fair as the guest of honor.
IBNA– In the closing ceremony of the First National Congress of Poetry Books, Culture Minister Reza Salehi Amiri, said that if we speak the eloquent Persian language today, we owe it to poetry.”
IBNA– An Iranian designer of computer games, has produced a new video game called ‘Memoranda’, inspired by the surreal stories of the acclaimed Japanese writer Haruki Murakami.
IBNA– At the closing session of a special Persian course for the French students, the representative of Sa`di Foundation said throughout history, great world figures have expressed their interest in Persian language.
IBNA- The 22nd Muscat International Book Fair is currently underway in the capital of Oman as Iran is actively participating in this event.
IBNA- The celebrated novel ‘The Name of the Rose’ by leading Italian writer philosopher / Umberto Eco will be reviewed at a meeting attended by Iranian semiologist and university instructor Amir Ali Nojoumian (PhD).