The American short story writer George Saunders won the Man Booker prize for his first full-length novel, 'Lincoln in the Bardo'.
Man Booker prize goes to second American author in a row
Iranian short 'Retouch', directed by Kaveh Mazaheri, was accepted into the main competition section of the 28th Stockholm International Film Festival in Sweden.
Multiple award-winning 'Retouch' eyes Stockholm prize
A blind Japanese pianist has not allowed his disability to get the better of him.
Blind Japanese pianist plays by ear (Video)
Iranian feature 'Isolation', directed by Morteza-Ali Abbas-Mirzaei, was accepted for the main competition section of Poland's International Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography Camerimage as Iran's sole representative.
Iran's 'Isolation' finds way to Polish festival
Culture ministers of Iran and Armenia called for boosting cooperation between the two countries in the fields of culture, art and media.
Iran, Armenia to boost cultural ties
Richard Wilbur, an American poet and translator whose precise, rhythmic verse — employing classical forms in an era when experimental works and free-flowing confessionals reigned supreme — earned him two Pulitzer Prizes and a reputation as one of the greatest poets of the 20th century, died October 14, at a nursing home in Belmont, Mass., the US. He was 96.
Wilbur, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, dies at 96
Iranian short film 'Limit' was selected as the best foreign short film at the Hollywood Hills Awards.
Iran's 'Limit' overcomes Hollywood Hills' competitors
Iranian animation 'Icky', directed by Parastou Kardgar, won the best animation award at the 16th Festival Internazionale del Cinema d'Arte in Italy.
'Icky' takes best animation award in Italy
The Ernest Hemingway Museum in the US, located just a short walk from the home where the author was born, opened its doors, but the Village of Oak Park won't be losing any of its Hemingway history.
Hemingway museum closed; research, writing center planned
A group art exhibition by illustrators titled 'Senmar's Sacrificing Session', based on a play by Iranian filmmaker Bahram Beyzaei, opened at Tehran's Ishraq Cultural Center.
Illustration exhibition features Beyzaei's play

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