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As Though Someone Is Laughing at Little Girls!

November 18, 2018 0

Written by Mehrnaz Shirazi-Adl From the short story collection That’s Perhaps the Only Way (شاید تنها راهش همین باشد) – Qatreh Publications, 2016. Translated from the Persian […]

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Dariush Ashouri [b. 1938]

August 27, 2018 0

Bio Brief Dariush Ashouri (b. August 2, 1938, Tehran) is an eminent Iranian intellectual, linguist, translator, encyclopedist, sociocultural activist, and Hafezologist. Ashouri was born in […]

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Sohrab’s Way – by Martin Turner

October 7, 2017 0

  Graduated in psychology from the University of Exceter, Martin V. Turner (1948 – 2009) an educational psychologist, poet and translator. As a translator of a […]

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REMEMBRANCE OF POSTS PAST

  • May 2016

    1. Painter Parviz Kalantari dies at 85 The diligent artist and illustrator Parviz Kalantari, famous for his indigenous drawings of Iranian nomadic life passed away […]

  • May 2015 Roundup

    I. The 28th Tehran Int’l Book Fair Held Tehran International Book Fair is annually held in May as a social and cultural phenomenon with book […]

  • Badiozzaman Forouzanfar Award

    Professor Badiozzaman Forouzanfar (originally named Mohammad-Hassan Boshruyei) was born on 12 July 1904 in Boshruyeh of Ferdows County and passed away on May 6, 1970. His […]

  • Reza Amirkhani [b. 1973]

    BIO BRIEF Born in Tehran a few years before the Islamic Revolution, Reza Amirkhani is a true representative of the Revolution Generation, or as they […]

BOOKSHELF

  • Will Stand, We

    Will Stand, We Author: Mahsa Mohebali Publisher: Zaryab Pub., Persian Publication Date: 2016 240 pages From the Book The sound of falling dices disturbs you. […]

  • Fog

    Author: Kamran Mohammadi Publisher: Cheshmeh Publication Date: 2016 Available in other languages: No From the Book This is life: constant surprise. I no longer trust […]

  • The Oasis of Now

    The Oasis of Now: Selected Poems of Sohrab Sepehri Translators: Kazim Ali; Mohammad Jafar Mahallati Publication Date: October 2013 Publisher: BOA Editions ASIN: B00E257USY One should […]

  • Kalat Claimed

    Author: Bahram Bayzayi Translator: Manouchehr Anvar Publisher: Roshangaran (IR) Publication Date: 1984 (Persian); 2016 (English) ISBN: 978-964-194-117-0 AY BANU: [Attending to the wound]         […]

  • Kanizu

    Author: Moniru Ravanipour Publication Date: 1988, 2004 (English) Publisher: Niloofar (Persian); Mazda (English) If the mermaid curses, everyone will go down to the sea bottom, somewhere […]

  • Savushun

    Savushun (Suvashun) Author: Simin Daneshvar Publication Date: 1969 Available in other languages:  Yes [tr. M. R. Ghanoonparvar, Savushun, A Novel About Modern Iran, 1990; and […]

  • The Book of Isfahan

    Authors: Ali Khodaei, Arash Sadeqbeigi, Jafar Modarres-Sadeghi, Keyhan Khanjani, Mohammad Tolouei, Nasibeh Fazlellahi Publication Date: 2015;  Publisher: Ofoq Available in other languages: No The Book […]

  • The Cheese Forest

    Author: Fereshteh Ahmadi Publisher: Qoqnoos Publication Date: 2009 Available in other languages: No To discover the real cause of her father’s death, a girl embarks […]

  • Stutter

    Author: Amirhossein Yazdanbod Publisher: Ofoq; 2012 Available in other languages: No Stutter begins with the writer’s confession – that he has not written the story […]

  • The Baron’s Melancholy Blues

    Author: Asghar Abdollahi Publisher: Nilla; 2002 Available in other languages: No Asghar Abdollahi’s story revolves around the character of a young man working as a […]