Ibn Sina Islamic Culture Research Foundation

1st regional award ceremony "The book of the year: Islam and Iran in Russian-speaking countries"

2016 Nov 21

The award ceremony for the winners of the 1st regional award “The book of the Year: Islam and Iran in Russian-speaking countries” will take place in the Margarita Rudomino All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature on 1 December 2016 at 4 pm. The event will be attended by the officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Russian Federation, as well as academic and cultural workers of both countries.

35 books in Russian published in 2014–2015 will be subject to competitive selection. The expert judges under the direction of V.V. Naumkin and S.M. Prozorov will select the worthiest books in three nominations: compilation, translation and generation of academic and critical editions of the classical texts.

Award organizers:

The Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance of Iran

The Organizing Committee of the International Award “The Book of the Year in Iran”

The Cultural Representative Office under the Embassy of Iran in Russia

The Islamic Culture Research Foundation

The International Fund of Iranian Studies

The Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences

The Institute of Scientific Information for Social Sciences of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Eurasian Association of Experts in Iranian Studies

Partners:

Federal Press and Mass Communications Agency of Russia

The Biblio-Globus Publishing House

The association of Russian book publishers

The Union of Writers of Russia

The Margarita Rudomino All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature

The Russian-Iranian Association of writers

The International Book Fair for High-Quality Fiction and Non-Fiction “non/fictio№”

To contact the organizing committee, please send an email to: info@iranology.ru

Last modified on 2016 Nov 25