IBNA- The 28th Mahmoud Afshar’s Historical and Literary Award was granted to Belgian professor Pierre Lecoq for his contribution to study and research on Persian lexicology and ancient Iran's culture and religions.
IBNA- The book, 'Iran and the Deccan: Persianate Art, Culture, and Talent in Circulation, 1400–1700' (2020) by American researcher and Author Keelan Overton has been published by Indiana University Press.
IBNA- ‘Shakuntala’ or ‘Abhijnanashakuntala’ an ancient Sanskrit Indian play by Kalidasa that is generally considered to be the greatest Indian literary work of any period has been translated into Persian and published.
IBNA- Persian translation of 'Ominous Alliance', based on the book 'Shaking Hands with Saddam Hussein: The U.S. Tilts toward Iraq, 1980-1984' (2003), edited by Joyce Battle on hidden facets of Iran-Iraq war has been published.
IBNA- Iranian poet Garous Abdolmalekian was named a finalist for 2021 PEN America Literary Awards for a book-length translation of poetry from any language into English with his ‘Lean Against This Late Hour’.
IBNA- With a preface by Jean-Claude Carrière, an anthology of contemporary Persian literature featuring 17 short stories titled 'Amours Persanes' (Persian Loves) has recently been released by the French Gallimard Publishing.
IBNA- A new Persian translation of best-selling book ‘Man’s Search for Meaning’ by prominent Austrian neurologist and psychiatrist Viktor Frankl based on his experiences in various Nazi concentration camps has been published.
IBNA- 'The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan in England' (1828), a sequel to a satirical novel with an Iranian protagonist by British diplomat and author James Morier has been published in Persian.
IBNA- Autobiographical humorous book, ‘Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir’ by American Journalist and author Jenny Lawson has been translated into Persian and is available in Iranian bookstores.
IBNA- ‘Renaissance Philosophy’ (A History of Western Philosophy, No. 3) by scholars Brian Copenhaver and Charles Schmitt which offers a living, dynamic portrayal of history of thinking has been published in Persian.