IBNA- The first meeting of members of Tehran City Council and the representatives of civil organizations attended by Mahdi Chamran, Head of Tehran City Council and Abbas Salehi, Deputy Culture Minister was held on Monday.
IBNA- An exhibition of selected adapted books based on Shahnameh is held at the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA).
IBNA- In the unveiling ceremony of Chinese translation of the book ‘Historiography in Islam’, Chairman of SAMT Organization Ahmad Ahmadi referred to common cultural and historical backgrounds between Iran and China.
IBNA- Belgium’s Ambassador to Tehran Francois del Marmol, and his Georgian counterpart Ioseb Chakhvashvili visited Iran’s National Library and its director general Reza Salehi Amiri.
IBNA- In the meeting held on “Physics Lexicology, History and Pathology”, CEO of Iran’s Book House Majid Gholami Jalisseh stated: “Applied sciences are more significant in forming infrastructures.”
IBNA- A faculty member and instructor of linguistics at Cultural Heritage Organization Maryam Dara said: “Decree of Cyrus is the first official text remained from the Achaemenids.”
IBNA- The Persian translation of (Out of the Dark) a novel by Patrick Modiano, the French author and recipient of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature was unveiled at a ceremony attended by Interior Minister and Vice President.
IBNA- Deputy Executive Director of the forthcoming 28th Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF), Amir Mas’oud Shahram-Nia stated that 2707 publishers, representatives of publication institutes and accompanying publishers will participate at this event.
IBNA- CEO of Iran’s Book House Majid Gholami Jaliseh, had a meeting with Majid Sarsangi, Managing Director of Iran’s Artists Forum Yesterday evening, to discuss ways of working together.
IBNA- The book, ‘Persian, Kazakh and English Conversations’ was unveiled at Caspian University in Kazakhstan.
IBNA- Brigadier General Ahmad Mehrnia said that the third volume of the ‘Stars of the Air Fight’ (on the memories of Iranian fighter pilots aces during “Sacred Defense”) has been authored.
IBNA- One cannot deny the sweet charm of the Iranian children story ‘The Skinny Moon and the Simple-Hearted Alligator’ in the first glance, but in a more in depth examination the book written by Fariba Kalhor only seems to intend to entertain its readers.
IBNA- The book ‘Ah Ba Sheen’ which has recently won the expensive Jalal Al-e Ahmad Literary Award will soon release its third edition.
IBNA- Zaven Qukasyan, the Iranian-Armenian film writer and historian of cinema died of stomach cancer in his home in Isfahan yesterday. He is known as the first film critic in the Iran who wrote books on single films.
IBNA- In the meeting held for reviewing the Persian translation of the book ‘Dream of Babylon’ by Richard Brautigan, translated by Payam Yazanjou; author Mahmoud Hosseini-Zad said that in this work, the writer satirizes detective stories.
IBNA- The Iranian author and university instructor Ahmad Abu Mahboub says that he is reading the novel ‘Aura’ by the Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes for the second time these days and suggests it for weekend reading.
IBNA- Incumbent Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and former President Mohammad Khatami sent this week their messages of condolence on the loss of Mohammad Baqer Behboudi, influential scholar of Quran, Hadith and Islamic history.
IBNA – In the book ‘An Untimely Cup of Tea’, Amir Hossein Fetanat narrates the hostage taking of the Crown Prince of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, after forty years; this narration reveals the character of a SAVAK agent.
IBNA- The book ‘Literary and Lingual Ties between Iran and Georgia’ written by Professor Nomady Bartaya, the scholar and Iranologist was printed by Iran's Cultural Attach ة to Tbilisi, Georgia.
IBNA- CEO of Iran’s Book House Majid Gholami Jaliseh visited author and translator of mythology and theater books Jalal Sattari, to present the Book of the Year Award to him who couldn’t attend award ceremony due to senility.