IBNA- The Persian translation of ‘Inkheart’ trilogy by noted German writer of children stories Cornelia Funke will be unveiled at Iran’s Book House Institute in Tehran on Tuesday, February 21.
IBNA- Richard Bruce Wright, an acclaimed Canadian writer who received various literary awards died on Tuesday at the age of 79.
IBNA- The Persian translation of ‘An American Dream’ a novel by the celebrated American writer Norman Mailer is released by Qoqnous (Phoenix) Publications in Tehran.
IBNA– ‘The Golden Age’ a collection of short stories by the acclaimed American author John Cheever, was translated into Persian and released by Parseh Publications in Tehran.
IBNA– The 8th Biennial of the Association for the Study of Persian-Speaking Communities (ASPS) earlier scheduled for March in Shiraz was annulled due to Donald Trump’s anti-immigration order.
IBNA- The winners of the 24th Iran’s Book of the Year World Award were named at a ceremony attended by the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who honored them at the closing ceremony of this event.
IBNA- German Research Foundation will grant its most important annual award to a critical study on the ancient collection of animal fables 'Kalīleh o Demneh' (in Persian) or (‘Panchatantra’) in Sanskrit.
IBNA– Iran’s Culture Minister Reza Salehi Amiri said that the ground should be more provided for the Orientalists to have easy access to the rich heritage of manuscripts and documents in the Iranian archives.
IBNA– The book ‘Garden History: Philosophy and Design, 2000 BC--2000 AD’ by the English landscape architect Tom Turner, was translated into Persian and published by Shahid Rajaei Teachers Training College Press.
IBNA- A masterpiece novella by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ‘Le Petit Prince’ (The Little Prince), which was translated into Persian by the late literature scholar Abol-Hassan Najafi is now published in Cyrillic script.
IBNA- In the first meeting from the series of ‘Reviewing the Translations of the Holy Quran, Iranian scholar Baheddin Khorramshahi said that he has loved the Quran since he has known himself.
IBNA– CEO of Iran’s Book House Institute Majid Gholami Jaliseh said that the absence of registering and recording the history of book publication is the greatest void in the field of books.
IBNA– German Professor Ernst Herzfeld was a prominent archaeologist who has about 190 books, papers and articles on history, civilization and religions of Iran, and Islam. January 20 marks his death anniversary.
IBNA- In the Silk Road Meeting, an Iranian history scholar said that UNESCO became interested when Iranian experts were making studies on Silk Road, but the result of our cooperation are still unresolved in UNESCO’s depot.
IBNA– The books ‘Do Not Enter The Monster Zoo’ and ‘My Big Shouting Day’ by two British writers of children books were published by Chekeh Publications and are now available on book market.
IBNA- At the 4th International Congress of Urs-e Bidel Dehlavi, two specialized workshops on manuscripts and manuscript studies will be held with the participation of the Indian and Pakistani experts.
IBNA- A meeting is scheduled at Hosseinieh Ershad Public Library to review ‘You’re No Stranger Here’ and ‘Cucumber’s End’ by Houshang Moradi Kermani, the acclaimed Iranian writer of children and young adults’ books.
IBNA- A new book published in Persian, “Dark Representation or Attraction; the Secret behind the Global Appeal of Iranian Cinema” explores the reasons of our cinema’s popularity throughout the world.
IBNA– On the death of eminent cleric and politician Ayatollah Hashemi, Culture Minister Seyyed Reza Salehi Amiri send a note about the sad event stressing that the late Ayatollah was concerned for Islamic Revolution.
IBNA- President Hassan Rouhani issued a message to extend his condolences over the demise of the Expediency Council Chairman and former President Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani who was also an author and Shia scholar.