Iranian Literature

“Utopianism” by Lyman Tower Sargent published in Persian

TEHRAN – Iranian publisher Afkar, based in Tehran, recently published a Persian translation of American scholar Lyman Tower Sargent’s book “Utopianism: A Very Short Introduction”. Mohammad Nasravi is the translator of the book originally published by Oxford University Press in 2010. There are many debates about what constitutes a utopia. …

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There Is No Evil – Film Review

Pioneering filmmaker DW Griffith gave birth to the anthology film with his silent epic of 1916 Intolerance, which boldly interweaves four historical tales of religious and political oppression (one of which represents nothing less than Jesus Christ) with the thematic aplomb of the Cecil B. DeMille show of a thinking …

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