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- In the 3rd edition of Flying Turtle Festival held in Tehran, the writer Nasser Irani bowed to his young guests and asked to celebrate the New Year by giving books to children and adolescents as gifts.
IBNA- At a ceremony held to honor the death anniversary of the legendary Iranian scholar the late Allameh Ali Akbar Dehkhoda, university professor Jaleh Amouzgar criticized the scientific approach of the Iranian younger generation.
IBNA- In the meeting of ‘Editing Translated Texts on Humanities’, a sociology lecturer at Tehran University Nayyereh Tavakoli said that Translation is transferring a culture to another and not simply change of the words.
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- Photography book of the International Book Festival of Ahwaz was unveiled last Tuesday attended by Hojatollah Ayoubi, Cinema deputy of the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance.
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- In the closing ceremony of the National Festival of Zeinab (SA) in Zanjan, the Culture Minister Ali Jannati said: “Ministry of Culture has attempted to facilitate distribution among the cultural figures and writers on a fair basis.”
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- A collection of poems composed by the Polish Nobel laureate Wisława Szymborska-Włodek titled ‘Nothing Twice’ translated into Persian by Malihe Baharloo will be released by Cheshmeh Publications.
IBNA- The book, ‘Persian, Kazakh and English Conversations’ was unveiled at Caspian University in Kazakhstan.
IBNA– The Culture Ministry’s Spokesman Hossein Noushabadi said in a press conference today that some wanted to accuse the cultural system, but the firm response of the Culture Ministry has stopped them.
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- Paying special attention to young writers and their works in recent years, Cheshmeh Publications, which has assisted the development of novels in the society, has opened a new store in Kourosh Complex in Tehran.
IBNA- The 16th Sacred Defense Book of the Year with 28 winners and 57 praised in 6 main sections and two extras including writers as well as authors and publication and information activists wrapped up.
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- A jury panel which was tasked with selecting the first Iranian book capital, appointed the major city of Ahvaz in the southwest of Iran as the first Iran’s book capital.
IBNA- Iran's Culture Minister Ali Jannati said today: “Government should impose restrictions, considering the developments in printing industry in Iran, on the import of products which have reached sufficiency within the country.”
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.