Is 'love and desire in Iran' a threat to US national security? ...
aljazeera.com12/10/2019 Politics
What is really behind the US Department of Education's fury over a Middle East studies programme? by Hamid Dabashi The United States Department of Edu...»»»


Iran's culture is misunderstood ...
thetriangle.org28/10/2018 Culture
By Roxana Shojaian Oct. 26, 2018 *** Photograph courtesy ofآرمان at Wikimedia Commons. The first question most people have asked me when I told them t...»»»


How did Iranian cinema go global? ...
aljazeera.com21/03/2018 Fun
The films of Iran's Amir Naderi brings the world to his homeland, while bringing his homeland to worldly recognition. Hamid Dabashiby Hamid Dabashi **...»»»


From Khayyam to Mirzakhani: Iran's beautiful minds ...
aljazeera.com24/07/2017 People
Both Omar Khayyam and Maryam Mizrakhani complicate the vision of their common homeland, Iran, in Western imagination. *** From the time that she achie...»»»


Mohsen Namjoo – why the Iranian Bob Dylan wants to be music's Banksy ...
theguardian.com27/01/2017 People
A revolutionary artist, in exile from his oppressive hometown, all Namjoo wants is to be anonymous so he can make music without having to pose for sel...»»»


Persian Treats ...
tns.thenews.com.pk21/11/2016 Fun
Haiya Bokhari November 20, 2016 Leave a comment Replacing Bollywood on the big screen with Iranian movies provides, Pakistanis easy access to a pheno...»»»


The ‘Iranian Banksy’ Brings Eerie Dreamscapes to the U.S....
newsweek.com19/11/2016 Arts
By Christiane Gruber On 11/19/16 at 9:10 AM A little over a year has passed since the signing of the historic Iran deal. Diplomatic and economic rela...»»»


Tributes pour in for Kiarostami, giant of Iran cinema...
yahoo.com06/07/2016 People
By Eric Randolph•July 5, 2016 Iranian film maker Abbas Kiarostami gives instructions at the Villa Arson art school in Nice in 2007 (AFP Photo/Eric Est...»»»


Sohrab Sepehri’s paintings smash auction record in Iran ...
en.mehrnews.com30/05/2015 Arts
News ID: 2763658 - Sat 30 May 2015 - 11:25 Culture TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) – Sohrab Sepehri’s three untitled paintings have become the most expensive pa...»»»


Iranian cinema comes into focus at TIFF Cinematheque - The Globe and M...
theglobeandmail.com07/03/2015 Fun
*** Close-Up is a film about the power of film to erase the differences between life and art. (Janus) KATE TAYLOR The Globe and Mail Published Friday,...»»»



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