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- The 7th International Conference of Contemporary Religion Philosophy will be held by the philosophy department of Kharazmi University in Tehran.
IBNA- Tehran’s Book City Institute has organized Iran-Ukraine Cultural Dialogue Days in which two books translated in Ukrainian and Persian will be unveiled.
IBNA- The 25th Beijing International Book Fair hosted the program "The Day of Iran" which was held in cooperation with Iran's Cultural ِAttaché to China on August 24.
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- The gathering of Iranian representatives in Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award including Houshang Moradi Kermani, Farhad Hassanzadeh Iranian nominees for Astrid Lindgren Award will be held in Tehran.
IBNA- The 25th Beijing International Book Fair kicked off on Wednesday as Iran is participating in this event which presenting over 250 books.
IBNA- A meeting in Tehran honored prominent Italian Iranologist and professor of Persian literature at Bologna University Gianroberto Scarcia who passed away in July.
IBNA- Iranian Association of Translators will hold the special course of German to Persian translation in a bid to decentralize focus on English language.
IBNA- Distinguished Russian orientalist and Iranologist Vasily Bartold whose epithet is “Sheikh al-Mostashreghin” has left valuable the works in his fields of study.
IBNA- The children book ‘Maggot Moon' written by Sally Gardner was translated into Persian by Nastaran Zahiri and released.
IBNA- Reynold Nicholson was an eminent British orientalist and translator who introduced the works of Attar and Mowlana Rumi to the West.
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.
IBNA- The unveiling ceremony of two books from the series, ‘King Flashypants’ by Andy Riley will be held in Tehran’s Book Garden on August 21.
IBNA- The second stand-alone crime novel by the acclaimed Norwegian author Jo Nesbø titled ‘The Son’ has been translated and released for Iranian audience.
IBNA- An exhibition of selected works displayed at Biennial of Illustration Bratislava will continue in the city of Kerman, Kerman province of Iran until August 22.
IBNA- The book, ‘Selected Ghazals of Mowlana Rumi in Hindi’ translated by the poet and university instructor Balram Shukla (PhD) will be unveiled at the Art Center of Islamic Propagation Organization.
IBNA- Iran’s Book House Institute (IBHI) will honor the veteran writer Jamal Mir-Sadeghi for his role in promoting Persian fiction literature.
IBNA- After a month, two Iranian illustrators, Ehsan Abdollahi and Marjan Vafaeian are still waiting for their visas to be issued by the British Home Office and get to Edinburgh Book Festival.
IBNA- Two Iranian writers of children and young adults’ books Ali-Asghar Seyyedabadi and Jamshid Khanian were selected to represent our country in Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.