IBNA- Several publishers from Italy and Serbia have attended Tehran Virtual Book Fair (TVBF) displaying their recently published books at the event which is organized online due to coronavirus pandemic.
IBNA- Two Iranian academics have said that the Persian poet Abul-Qasem Ferdowsi and his epic masterpiece ‘Shahnameh’ (The Book of Kings) should not be considered medieval as some Western scholars pursue.
IBNA- The thought-provoking book, 'Humankind: A Hopeful History' (2020) by Dutch noted historian and author Rutger Bregman which focuses on a radical idea of our innate benevolence has been published in Persian.
IBNA- Winners of a children’s Shahnameh illustration contest organized by the Ferdowsi Foundation on the sidelines of the 2nd Shahnameh and Children International Conference were announced on Monday.
IBNA- “Persian language, an instrument for Intercultural Dialogue” is the title of a webinar to be held by University Center for Iranian Studies and Research in Alsace and Tehran’s Negarestan Andisheh Minoo Cultural Institute on Friday.
IBNA- Deputy Director of Iran's CISSC and first secretary of the Cultural and Press Section of the Italian Embassy in Tehran, discussed the development of Persian language courses in Italian universities.
IBNA- The 20 and 20 Reading Books Challenge is an initiative set by the Cultural and Artistic Organization of Tehran Municipality to increase per capita reading in Iran by the end of the Iranian year.