Course dates: 10 December 2018 to 13 December 2018
Venue: International Foundation for Iranian Studies (All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature, Nikoloyamskaya st., 1).
Event organizers: Cultural representative office of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Russian Federation with the support of the Ibn Sina Islamic Culture Research Foundation.
A lecture course on contemporary Persian literature is going to be held in Moscow for the first time. Mohammad Reza Movahhedi, member of the Institute of Humanities and Cultural Studies (Tehran), expert in contemporary Persian literature, will familiarize Russian experts in Iranian studies, literary critics and everyone interested with the state of literature in the 20th century in Iran. In particular, he will speak about the literature that appeared in Iran after the Islamic revolution in 1979. This period of the Persian literature development, which is little known in Russia, reflects the life of the modern Iran.
The programme includes 6 lectures interpreted into Russian:
Acquaintance with contemporary Persian literature – 10 December 2018, 17:00-19:00
Iranian literature after Iranian revolution, prose – 10 December 2018 19:00-21:00
Iranian literature after Iranian revolution, poetry – 11 December 2018 19:00-21:00
History of literature of the Iran-Iraq war period – 12 December 2018 19:00-21:00
Influence of foreign literature on Persian literature – 13 December 2018 17:00-19:00
Dramatic works after Iranian revolution – 13 December 2018 19:00-21:00
Visitors will receive certificates!
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND AVAILABLE UNTIL 5 DECEMBER 2018!