IBNA- Necessity to establish an award similar to Nobel Prize for the World of Islam is a suggestion made by Iranian researcher Mohammad Reza Zaeri (PhD). The poet Kamran Sharafshahi has points on this issue.
IBNA- David Damrosch, an outstanding theorist on comparative literature and Harvard University professor is due to arrive in Iran to participate in the Meeting of Comparative Literature at Tehran University.
IBNA- A rare version of Hafez collected poems (Divan) will be displayed in Stuttgart Exhibition of Antique Books in suggested price of 150 million Rls. by Sulmy, an Italian collector.
IBNA- The status of legendary Iranian classic poet and mystic Hafez in English Language countries will be studied at a meeting scheduled to be held today in the Iranian House of Humanities Thinkers.
IBNA- On the occasion of signing an agreement between the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization and the Islamic Propagation Organization, the establishment of the International Quran Foundation in the near future was announced.
IBNA- Iranian illustrators may submit their works to the International Exhibition of Children’s Books Illustrators Bratislava (BIB) until February 19, 2015.
IBNA- At a meeting with Mahmoud Erol Ghilich, the Secretary General of the International Union of Islamic Countries, Iranian Salehi Amiri referred to common cultural roots between the two countries and emphasized the necessity to develop cultural relations.
IBNA- The book ‘Face to Face with Asghar Farhadi, authored by Esmaeil Mihandoust published by Roshangaran Publication Institute will be unveiled.
IBNA– Acting head of Iran’s Book House, Majid Gholami Jaliseh, said that this institute focuses on oral and written criticism and the small number of critique magazines rings the alarm in the cultural community.
IBNA- Following programs on reading the works of Nobel Laureates, Tehran's Book City, the organizer of these programs will hold a special meeting on considering the poetry of the prominent Mexican poet and author Octavio Paz.
IBNA- On the third day of the 25th Doha International Book Fair in Qatar, Hamad Al-kuwari (PhD), Qatar’s Culture Minister, attended Iran’s stand announcing the active participation of Qatar at the forthcoming Tehran International Book Fair.
IBNA- In the 25th Doha International Book Fair which will run until January 17, 2015 in Qatar, Iranian cultural institutions attended on invitation to introduce the publishing industry in Iran.
IBNA- The new round of the World Literature Workshops in Tehran have been organized by the Iranian Artists Forum as a program to consider seven key works by the leading Argentine author Jorge Luis Borges.
IBNA– January 11 marks the 58th anniversary of death of Professor Abolghasem Sahab, the outstanding Iranian scholar and founder of Sahab Geographic and Cartographic Institute who researched the beginning of oriental studies.
IBNA- Secretary of the First International Congress of the Common Heritage of Iran and Iraq announced the publication of 50 books saying: “We are content, even if these 50 books are our only achievements.”
IBNA- The first meeting from the series of programs on comparative literature, titled “Comparative Literature and International Literature” was held in the Iranian Artists Forum today.
IBNA- Over 20 volumes of books offered by Iran’s Book House at Qom International Religious Book Fair which have all become bestsellers and greatly welcomed by the public.
IBNA- “Iran would have made great progress had it not been for the removal of Amir Kabir by colonizing foreign powers,” says Rafsanjani about Amir Kabir, an Iranian reformist Prime minister in 19th century.
IBNA- The aroma of tea, smell of paper and the image of master; Aydin Aghdashloo has come back to Iran. Long queues, on Thursday, in front of Tak Asar Gallery proved that the master is unforgettable, here or abroad.
IBNA- A thousand Iranian and Islamic manuscripts are being cataloged at the Institute of Manuscripts in St. Petersburg, Russia, by the effort of the Iranian cultural attaché and with the assistance of Hossein Mottaqi, an Iranian expert on hand-written manuscripts.