IBNA- Tehran’s Book City will host the program “Austria Reads” in which the acclaimed Austrian writer Alois Hotschnig will read his story accompanied by Iranian translator Ali-Asghar Haddad.
IBNA- Seyyed Mohammad Dabir Siaghi, an eminent researcher of Persian language died Sunday night in his hometown, the city of Qazvin. He was 99.
IBNA- The latest work of the noted Afghan writer Khaled Hosseini titled ‘Sea prayer’ has been translated by Babak Zamani and released by Ijaz publishing in Tehran.
IBNA- Persian translation of the book 'The Cinema of Abbas Kiarostami' by Alberto Elena will be reviewed at a ceremony in the House of Literati affiliated to Iran’s Book House Institute.
IBNA- The unveiling ceremony of Persian manuscripts index of Hungarian Academy of Sciences Library will be held on Tuesday, October 2 at Iran’s National Library and Archives in Tehran.
IBNA- At the commemoration day ceremony of Mowlana Rumi Iranian traditional music featuring the poems of Rumi will be performed at the Cultural Center of Tehran’s Book City.
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.
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- 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- 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- Eminent French Iranologist and linguist professor Gilbert Lazard passed away in Paris on Friday. He was 98.
IBNA- An influential Iranian painter and writer of art books Mohsen Vaziri Moghadam died of intestine cancer in Rome today. He was 94.
IBNA- The French translation of masterpiece Persian satiric novel ‘My Uncle Napoleon’ by Iraj Pezeshkzad has been reprinted.
IBNA- ‘The Jewel of Seven Stars’ a novel by Bram Stoker, the celebrated Irish writer of Gothic horror fiction has been translated into Persian and released by Nashr-e Paidayesh publishing in Tehran.
IBNA- Writer of masterpiece plays such as ‘The Odd Couple’ and ‘Barefoot in the Park’, Neil Simon passed away in New York on August 26. He was 91.
IBNA- On the sidelines of Beijing International Book Fair 2018, the third prize of Pineapple International Illustration Award 2018 was given to Iranian illustrator Hamideh Khosravian.
IBNA- Paying tribute to the leading Iranian actor Ezzatollah Entezami who passed away on Friday at the age of 94, Culture Minister Seyyed Abbas Salehi said he was profoundly rooted in the culture of our country.