Persianate ‘adab’ involves far more than elegant manners ... 17/10/2020 Culture
In Persian, the word often translated into English as ‘manners’ or ‘etiquette’ is adab. However, adab is about far more than politeness or ethics even...View Details»

It's 1396, According to the Persian Calendar ... 22/03/2017 Culture
Millions across the world are celebrating Nowruz. Spring is in the air. From Japan’s cherry blossom festival to India’s bright Holi celebrations, cul...View Details»

How the Ramayana in Persian became a romance as well as a heroic saga ... 10/03/2016 Arts
Akbar’s Ramayana marked the beginning of repeated retellings of the story, continuing well into the nineteenth century. Audrey Truschke For the Mughal...View Details»

From Tehrangeles to Kashmir ... 02/11/2015 Arts
*** Kashmir’s Contested Pasts : Narratives, Sacred Geographies, and the Historical Imagination author: Chitralekha Zutshi publisher: Oxford Univers...View Details»

Iran Venice Biennale 2015 | World news | The Guardian... 18/05/2015 Arts
Exhibitions explore The Great Game’s rivalry over Central Asia and thrust the contested geographies of the 19th century into the language of contempor...View Details»

Global Persian culture celebrated in new London exhibition ... 07/03/2015 Culture
Thursday, 05 March 2015 00:00 Written by Newseditor Published in B schools The FINANCIAL -- ‘The Spirit of Nowruz’ exhibition forms one of the main ...View Details»

A Thousand Years of the Persian Book « REORIENT – Middle Eastern Arts... 04/09/2014 Arts
Kevin Schwartz | September 2, 2014 CELEBRATING A MILLENNIUM OF PERSIAN TEXTUAL PRODUCTION IN WASHINGTON, DC Infrequent are the times in Washington, D...View Details»

A Millennium of Persian Literature: Library of Congress ... 30/03/2014 History
March 27, 2014 by Erin Allen Persian first gained prominence a thousand years ago, a language of literature, poetry and folklore that connected people...View Details»

Iranian Artists & Filmmakers Win Awards... 14/09/2013 News
(Parseed) - (Iran Review) Compiled By: Firouzeh Mirrazavi Deputy Editor of Iran Review *Restoration plan for Tabriz Bazaar wins world award for arch...View Details»