IBNA- On the occasion of Orus-e Mowlana Jalal al-Din Rumi (death of Mowlana) an online session is has begun from yesterday and will run by December 17 with Iranian and foreign scholars in attendance.
IBNA- An interview-based book, 'Politics and Aesthetics' featuring Peter Engelmann’s discussions with French philosopher Jacques Rancière suggesting how the ideas of the latter were formed, has been rendered into Persian and published.
IBNA- Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia (Center for Iranian and Islamic Studies) will hold the online 5th International Conference on Iranian Languages and Dialects to take place on January 2.
IBNA- The acclaimed scientific book, 'The Demon in the Machine: How Hidden Webs of Information Are Solving the Mystery of Life' (2019) by American physicist, academic and author Paul Davies has been published in Persian.
IBNA- Beautifully written children book, ‘Wishtree’ by American author Katherine Applegate has been translated into Persian and published by Iran’s Center for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (ICIDCYA).
IBNA- On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the publication of 'Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus' (Latin for 'Logical Philosophical Treatise') by Austrian philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein, The Online Wittgenstein Symposium will be held in Tehran on Thursday.
IBNA- Reviewing the historical, theoretical and philosophical ideas that underpin the social development approach, ‘Social Development: Theory and Practice’ by American scholar James O. Midgley has been published in Persian.
IBNA- 'Human Touch' a novella by American author, journalist, and musician Mitch Albom which takes place during the coronavirus pandemic has been translated into Persian and published in the central Iranian city of Qom.
IBNA- A modern opera adaptation of a short story, 'The Doll Behind the Curtain' by leading Iranian writer Sadegh Hedayat will go on stage at the Copenhagen Opera House, Denmark from December 8 to 13.
IBNA- A work by British-Canadian philosopher of science Michael Ruse, ‘The Darwinian Revolution’ (Elements in the Philosophy of Biology) which describes the relation of Darvinism to philosophy has been published in Persian.
IBNA- Laleh Bakhtiar was an Iranian-American scholar who didn’t know her religion; however, at a meeting with philosopher Seyyed Hossein Nasr, she was prompted to peruse Islamic studies for the rest of her life.
IBNA- A new Persian translation of ‘Interpretations of Life: A Survey of Contemporary Literature’ by prominent American writer and historian Will Durant in collaboration with Ariel Durant has been published.