Iranian Literature

IFFCY holds meeting on role of literary adaptation in films

Chaired by Dr Shokouh Hosseini (writer, translator and researcher), the meeting brought together personalities from cinema and literature, including Houshang Moradi Kermani (author), Farhad Tohidi (screenwriter), Mohammad Rahmanian (writer and director), Fereydoun Amouzadeh Khalili (screenwriter), Hamid Reza Ghotbi (director) and Abbas Jahangirian (screenwriter). At the start of the meeting, organized …

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Corruption of the American Friends’ Service Committee

The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) – the official non-governmental organization of the Society of Friends or Quakers – won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1947. They deserved it. The group, true to Quaker theology, professed nonviolence and avoided any group that committed it. Quakers may have been conscientious objectors …

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