IBNA– Persian language students of the University of Belgrade welcomed spring and Norouz by reciting poems in praise of the great Iranian poets Hafez, Sa`di, Rumi, Shafiei Kadkani, Ghaisar Aminpour and Fereydoun Moshiri.
IBNA– On the occasion of Italy’s participation at the 30th Tehran International Book Fair as the guest of honor, a meeting was held to review contemporary Italian literature in the Iranian capital.
IBNA- A commemoration ceremony was held for the Iranologist and professor of Persian literature Jahangir Dorri in Moscow State Linguistic University by the Cultural Attaché of Iran’s Embassy in the Russian capital.
IBNA– Tehran University professor and scholar of ancient languages, Jaleh Amouzgar underscored the stability of Iranian culture in the course of the history at the 2nd edition of “Iranian Juniper Prize”.
IBNA– Iranian-Armenian composer and conductor Loris Tjeknavorian is preparing a collection of his short comic stories titled ‘Kharestan’ (Donkey Land) to be released by ‘Seda-ye Mo`aser’ Publications.
IBNA- The 2nd International Conference on Interdisciplinary Quranic Studies will be held with the international scholars of Quranic studies in attendance in Tehran.
IBNA–The meeting “Considering Contemporary Italian Literature” will be held in Tehran on the occasion of Italy’s participation at the 30th Tehran International Book Fair as the guest of honor.
IBNA– In the closing ceremony of the First National Congress of Poetry Books, Culture Minister Reza Salehi Amiri, said that if we speak the eloquent Persian language today, we owe it to poetry.”
IBNA– An Iranian designer of computer games, has produced a new video game called ‘Memoranda’, inspired by the surreal stories of the acclaimed Japanese writer Haruki Murakami.
IBNA– At the closing session of a special Persian course for the French students, the representative of Sa`di Foundation said throughout history, great world figures have expressed their interest in Persian language.
IBNA- The 22nd Muscat International Book Fair is currently underway in the capital of Oman as Iran is actively participating in this event.
IBNA- The celebrated novel ‘The Name of the Rose’ by leading Italian writer philosopher / Umberto Eco will be reviewed at a meeting attended by Iranian semiologist and university instructor Amir Ali Nojoumian (PhD).
IBNA- The book ‘Modern Poetry of Iran’ featuring the English translations of works by the Iranian contemporary poets is released by Rupa Publications in India.
IBNA– Visiting Iran’s Cultural Fairs Institute, Culture Minister Reza Salehi Amiri said that the institute should hold book fairs as means for reading promotion and development of cultural diplomacy.
IBNA– The special “Congress on Persian manuscripts in Balkan and Central Europe” will be held at the Cyril and Methodius National Library of the Sofia University in Bulgaria.
IBNA– ‘Luminous Mothers: Martyr Kamran Ganji According to His Mother’ is the title of a biographical book on the first Iranian Zoroastrian martyr during the Sacred Defense.
IBNA– In the unveiling ceremony of the book ‘Proceedings of the National Conference of Jurisprudence of Art’, Culture Minister Reza Salehi Amiri said the ministry should become more active in the field of culture and art.
IBNA- The Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia in Tehran will commemorate the celebrated Italian Iranologist Professor Gherardo Gnoli at a ceremony scheduled for Thursday, February 23.
IBNA- Iran’s Book House Institute will hold the international conference “Role of Munshi Newal Kishore in the Development of Persian Language and Literature in the World” in collaboration with Delhi University and Iran’s Cultural Attaché to India.