4th Parvin Award to be held PDF Print E-mail
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Saturday, 01 January 2011 12:29

The closing ceremony of the 4th biennial Parvin Etesami Award will be held on March 7, 2011 to announce its laureates out of 5445 submitted works to its secretariat.

The ceremony is programmed to be held at Tehran's Vahdat Hall.

Meanwhile, As many as 1162 fiction works in the adults' category were assessed by the panel of judges.

Moreover, some 419 translation works were screened as well. 35 research works and critiques and 261 compilations were among other submitted works.

Also, 700 theses and 32 dramatic works plus 50 translations are being considered by the panel of judges for the award. Adults submitted a total of 706 authored works and 55 translations.

Moreover, a number of 735 works for children plus 790 translations for them were screened.

According to the secretariat of the award, the 4th edition witnessed a dramatic spike in the number of fiction works submitted to the award.

Moreover, it announced that screenings will be finalized no sooner than January 10. Tehran to hold rare books and manuscripts exhibit




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