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Great world figures express interest in Persian language
1 Mar 2017 - 18:44

Great world figures express interest in Persian language

 

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.

 
Selected Iranian modern poetry in English released
28 Feb 2017 - 10:21

Selected Iranian modern poetry in English released

 

IBNA- The book ‘Modern Poetry of Iran’ featuring the English translations of works by the Iranian contemporary poets is released by Rupa Publications in India.

 
Biography of a Zoroastrian martyr in Sacred Defense published
24 Feb 2017 - 23:04

Biography of a Zoroastrian martyr in Sacred Defense published

 

IBNA– ‘Luminous Mothers: Martyr Kamran Ganji According to His Mother’ is the title of a biographical book on the first Iranian Zoroastrian martyr during the Sacred Defense.

 
Italian Iranologist Prof. Gnoli to be commemorated
22 Feb 2017 - 12:51

Italian Iranologist Prof. Gnoli to be commemorated

 

IBNA- The Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia in Tehran will commemorate the celebrated Italian Iranologist Professor Gherardo Gnoli at a ceremony scheduled for Thursday, February 23.

 
Kishore’s contribution to Persian language development will be considered
22 Feb 2017 - 12:06

Kishore’s contribution to Persian language development will be considered

 

IBNA- Iran’s Book House Institute will hold the international conference “Role of Munshi Newal Kishore in the Development of Persian Language and Literature in the World” in collaboration with Delhi University and Iran’s Cultural Attaché to India.

 
Publishers registered to participate in Tehran Book Fair
20 Feb 2017 - 20:41

Publishers registered to participate in Tehran Book Fair

 

IBNA- Director of the local publishers committee of the 30th Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) said that the registration of Iranian publishers for participation in this event will begin Tuesday.

 
25th Int’l Quran Exhibition awaits impressive works
19 Feb 2017 - 22:12

25th Int’l Quran Exhibition awaits impressive works

 

IBNA- Deputy Culture Minister of Quran and Etrat believes that presenting different and impressive works at the 25th International Quran Exhibition next year can facilitate the understanding of Holy Quran.

 
Kazem Mousavi Bojnourdi
19 Feb 2017 - 21:04

Comprehensive book on Iran’s geography to be unveiled

 

IBNA- Director of the Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia in Tehran gave details about the unveiling of the five-volume book, ‘Comprehensive Geography of Iran’ in the coming summer.

 
Culture Minister praises cities nominated to be Book Capital
17 Feb 2017 - 21:36

Culture Minister praises cities nominated to be Book Capital

 

IBNA– Culture Minister Seyyed Reza Salehi Amiri praised the efforts made by the book officials of twenty cities selected to compete at the final stage of Iran’s Book Capital Festival.

 
Forough Farrokhzad, Shafiei Kadkani
13 Feb 2017 - 22:54

Scohlar Kadkani admires Forough’s poetry

 

IBNA- Prominent Iranian literature scholar and poet Mohammad Reza Shafiei Kadkani admired the poetry of leading poetess Forough Farrokhzad saying that she was the epitome of a real poet in her own time.

 
Tehran hosts the 19th International Storytelling Festival
13 Feb 2017 - 20:23

Tehran hosts the 19th International Storytelling Festival

 

IBNA- Organized by Iran’s Center for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (CIDCYA), the 19th International Storytelling Festival will open tomorrow in Tehran.

 
Professor Nimet Yildirim
12 Feb 2017 - 22:51

Intolerants prevent realizing ‘Shahnameh’ in Turkey: scholar

 

IBNA- Head of Persian Language and Literature Department of Ataturk University whose translation of ‘Shahnameh’ into Turkish brought him a prize at Iran’s 24th Iran’s Book of the Year World Award sees ‘Shahnameh’ a masterpiece.

 
Persian language develops ties between Iran and Japan
12 Feb 2017 - 22:35

Persian language develops ties between Iran and Japan

 

IBNA– Director of Iran’s Cultural Attaché office to Japan Farhad Palizdar said that learning Persian language can help to better acquaint all interested in relations between the two nations of Iran and Japan.

 
Forough Farrokhzad to be commemorated at cinema complex
12 Feb 2017 - 12:08

Forough Farrokhzad to be commemorated at cinema complex

 

IBNA- A commemoration ceremony is scheduled to be held on the occasion of the 50th demise anniversary of the leading Iranian poetess Forough Farrokhzad (1935-1967) at Chehar Sou Cinema Complex in Tehran today.

 
Iranian children
11 Feb 2017 - 20:18

Iranian children's letters put on the UN Secretary-General’s table

 

IBNA– Iran’s Center for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults will cooperate with the National Post Company in the International Letter-Writing Competition on letters to the Secretary-General of the United Nations program.

 
74 countries participate in Iran’s Biennial Book Cartoon
11 Feb 2017 - 11:03

74 countries participate in Iran’s Biennial Book Cartoon

 

IBNA– Secretary of Iran’s 3rd International Biennial Book Cartoon announced the submission of 2,130 works from 74 countries to the secretariat of the biennial.

 
Tzvetan Todorov
9 Feb 2017 - 22:41

Bulgarian-French philosopher and literary theorist Todorov dies

 

IBNA- Leading Bulgarian-French philosopher, sociologist, historian and literary theorist Tzvetan Todorov passed away due to a progressive brain disorder on Tuesday, February 5 in Paris. He was 77.

 
Martin Mosebach
5 Feb 2017 - 21:07

Mosebach to discuss new German literature in Tehran

 

IBNA- Noted German poet and essayist Martin Mosebach will hold a meeting with Iranian experts and literature enthusiasts in Tehran’s Book City on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.

 
Seyyed Abbas Salehi
2 Feb 2017 - 20:37

60,000 books published since the Iranian year beginning

 

IBNA– In the opening ceremony of the Provincial Book Fair held in Kashan, Deputy Culture Minister stated that 60,000 books have been published from the beginning of the Iranian year.

 
‘Essays on Plasco Building’ dedicated to Iranian martyred firefighters
30 Jan 2017 - 21:18

‘Essays on Plasco Building’ dedicated to Iranian martyred firefighters

 

IBNA– The book ‘Essays on Plasco Building’, about the recently burned down iconic building of Tehran was published and dedicated to Iranian firefighters martyred during rescue efforts in that place.