Unprecedented book price rises in Iran
Publication figures for April show price hikes of over 88 percent for books in Iran which has been unprecedented to date. At the same time, publishers have reduced their output by 18 percent.
Agreement for translation of Iranian literature
Thirty-one final contracts were signed for the translation of Iranian books on global markets, and some initial agreements were made on 50 titles at athe Tehran Book Fair this year.
Tehran Int’l Book Fair opening soon with 25 foreign publishers
The 31st Tehran Int’l Book Fair (TIBF) will begin work on 2 May 2018. To date, it has received 31 applications for participation for which 25 visas have been issued.
18th century Iran: 1500 publications
Reporting is an old occupation in Iran. You may be interested to know that in the Qajar era, 1500 daily papers were published in Iran – a record among countries in its own time.
23rd Tehran Press Exhibition
The 23rd Tehran Press Exhibition will start work on Friday 27 October and run until 3 November 2017 in Tehran’s Imam Khomeini Mossalla with over 600 news agencies and media.
Dugg [Hedin] (music)
Artist: Bazaar Bla
Genre: National Music
(Persia Digest) - Dugg (Hedin) is a track from the album “Lost”, performed by the Bazaar Bla band. It has been released independently by Hermes Publications. The band had previously performed in Tehran in 2004.