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A land of ancient traditions, famous for its art and poetry, Iran’s modern life is packed with cultural events of all sorts. Here you can find reports, interviews and opinion on art, music, literature, cinema, theatre, and more.

Farideh Khalatbari

Iranian book among IYL’s top works

‘The Coach’ written by Iranian writer Farideh Khalatbari and illustrated by Zila Hodaei was picked as one of the top books on the list of the International Youth Library (IYL).
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Iranian libraries among ‘1001 libraries to see before one dies’

Two historical libraries of Iran appeared on the list of must-see libraries of the world.
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A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on Oct. 26

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of newspapers on Sunday and picked headlines from 21 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.
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Sa’adi, Cervantes to be honored in Madrid

After a commemorative ceremony in Iran in April to pay tribute to Iranian and Spanish literary giants, they are to be remembered in Madrid in late October.
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A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on Oct. 25

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian dailies on Saturday and picked headlines from 24 of them.
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A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on Oct. 23

IFP has flipped through the front pages of the Iranian dailies on Thursday and picked headlines from 24 of them.
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A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on Oct. 22

IFP has flipped through the front pages of the Iranian dailies on Wednesday and picked headlines from 18 of them.
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Iran poster enters top list of World Food Day contest

A poster by a 10-year-old Iranian boy secured a berth on the finalists’ list of the 2014 World Food Day Poster Contest.
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Indonesia hosts Iranian cultural programs in Jakarta

Iranian art works, traditional costumes, calligraphy and paintings are on display in an Iranian festival of culture and arts in Jakarta.
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A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on Oct. 21

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian dailies on Tuesday and picked headlines from 30 of them.

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