Archive for June, 2011
Garnet Publishing has recently acquired the world rights to the novel The Knot in the Rug by the prominent Iranian journalist and novelist, Masoud Behnoud. The Knot in the Rug (Khanoum), by Masoud Behnoud, encapsulates the massive upheavals of the first half of 20th century from a point of view that the English-speaking readership rarely […]
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Let's support outstanding Iranian authors, artists, academics and their work outside Iran. Let's let the world know about the Iranian contribution to the civilization today. Many of these works amount to masterpieces, they are brilliant, and they deserve the support of their compatriots. In this competitive world, we, these writers and artists' compatriots, are their only chances for letting the world know about the real Iranian heritage, the true art that is alive today, as alive as the classical Persian literature is, and much more important than Persepolis for the world today.
In this small website I will try to introduce the best of Iranian contemporary art and literature, according to my judgment. But I will need your help in spreading the word, contributing to this website, and most importantly, ordering and supporting the works represented here.
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