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Iranian writers welcome Nobel prize for Kazuo Ishiguro 07 Oct 2017

Iranian writers welcome Nobel prize for Kazuo Ishiguro

TEHRAN – Iranian writers are happy with the Swedish Academy’s decision to present the Nobel prize in literature to Japanese-born Briton Kazuo Ishiguro who has been introduced to Persian readers with nine of his novels. The writers spoke to some Persian news agencies, commenting on the decision and Ishiguro on Thursday just hours after the […]

“Mississippi Dies Seated” crowned best at Iran’s theatrical writers’ awards 16 Sep 2017

“Mississippi Dies Seated” crowned best at Iran’s theatrical writers’ awards

TEHRAN – “Mississippi Dies Seated” based on Swiss writer Friedrich Dürrenmatt’s play “The Marriage of Mr. Mississippi” was named best play of the year at the 16th Celebration of Iran Critic and Theatrical Writers Society on Thursday. Director/writer Homayun Ghanizadeh received his award from the celebrated filmmaker Rakhshan Bani-Etemad during the celebration, which was held […]