IBNA- ‘The Romance of Leonardo da Vinci’ written by Dmitry Merezhkovsky was translated into Persian and released by Qoqnous (Phoenix) Publications in Tehran.
IBNA– Golden Medal of the fifth edition of the annual Flying Turtle Award was granted in Paris to the French writer Jean-Claude Mourlevat for the children book ‘La Rivière à l'envers’.
IBNA- One of the other works of prominent Turkish writer Orhan Pamuk, the novel ‘snow’ which stands against despotism was translated into Persian and released by Pouyandeh Publications in Tehran.
IBNA- Two well-known plays, ‘The American Dream’ and ‘The Zoo Story’ by the great American playwright Edward Albee, translated to Persian by Iranian novelist Nahid Tabatabaei were republished.
IBNA- A special version of the holy Quran for children and young adults will be unveiled at a ceremony to be held in Iran’s House of Literati on Wednesday.
IBNA- At a meeting titled “Requests from President Hassan Rouhani”, leading Iranian writer Mahmoud Dowlatabadi addressed the newly reinstated President in a video message.
IBNA- The book 'Wing of Fire, Wing of Blood', a narrative on the life of Iranian ace pilot fighter and a national hero, Major General Abbas Dowran who was martyred during the 'Sacred Defense', was published.
IBNA– Iran’s Children’s Book Council nominated writer Farhad Hassan-Zadeh for “Read with Me” project of the research institute Children’s Literature History, in a reading promotion program to receive the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.
IBNA– Iranian writer Fariba Vafi was nominated for the best foreign work of fiction published in German in 2017.
IBNA- Persian translation of the book ‘Understanding Hegelianism’ by Robert Sinnerbrink will be reviewed at a meeting in Tehran’s Book City.
IBNA- In an Iranology meeting, Delaware University Professor and historian of the Safavid era, Rudi Matthee, said that he hopes in the new era of Iran research on the country’s ancient civilization is facilitated.
IBNA- The 25th Tehran International Holy Quran Exhibition will be opened by Iranian Culture Minister Sayyed Reza Salehi Amiri on Monday, May 29.
IBNA– The book 'Iran and Cultural Potentials of Muslim Women in Malaysia and Indonesia’, by Iranian author Soghra Salehi is published by the Institute for Culture, Art and Communications.
IBNA– Reinstated Iran’s President Hojat ol-Eslam Hassan Rouhani (PhD) who arrived at the stage in 2013 with the motto of ‘moderation’, tried to advance his goals in politics, society, economy and culture.
IBNA– The book ‘42: Deep Thought on Life, the Universe, and Everything’, consists of 42 sayings of people who lived a profound life; a beginning for seekers of a richer way of living.
IBNA– During the unveiling of the book ‘Red Kangaroo and Cotton’, the Australian Ambassador to Tehran Ian Biggs said that Australia tries to participate more actively at Tehran International Book Fair in the coming years.
IBNA– In the closing ceremony of the 30th Tehran International Book Fair, Iran’s Culture Minister said that ignorance and populism in a society which neglects books will grow and books save the society from populism.
IBNA– The Algerian poet, linguist and semiotician Abdelghani Khacha said that had he known Persian, he wouldn’t have missed even a single page of the rich Persian literature.
IBNA– Deputy Director of Tehran International Book Fair said that the fair connects the Iranian publishing industry with those of the Francophone world.
IBNA- The graphic novel version of the book ‘Swann in Love’ by the legendary French writer Marcel Proust was translated into Persian and printed by Chatrang Publications.