30 Jan 2015

January 30, 2015 parsagon 0

1. Renowned translator Keikavus Jahandari dies Iranian translator Keikavus Jahandari, famous for his translations from German of works like Hermann Hesse ‘s “Steppenwolf” passed away […]

The Pomegranate Lady and Her Sons

September 15, 2014 Safaneh Mohaghegh Neyshabouri 0

Goli Taraghi (b. 1939 in Tehran) is an exilic Iranian writer living and working in France. Although her writings are frequently censored in her home country, they are widely circulated there and receive much attention form the public. The stories of this collection, The Pomegranate Lady and Her Sons translated from Persian to English by Sara Khalili, are chosen from a number of short story collections originally published in Persian.

Goli Taraghi [b. 1939]

August 1, 2014 Leili Adibfar 0

The first chapter of Goli Taraghi’s Two Worlds, “The First Day”, begins with the narrator finding herself stunned and silent at a psychiatric hospital, stuck […]

November 2013

November 30, 2013 parsagon 0

1. The 2013 Jan Michalski Prize Awarded to Mahmoud Dowlatabadi According to the official website of the Jan Michalki Prize, the 2013 prize is awarded […]