Amir Hassan Cheheltan


Der Kalligraph von Isfahan

Mousonturm Saal


Amir Hassan Cheheltan’s new book Der Kalligraph von Isfahan deals with survival, forbidden love and flight, war and hunger and the clash of different religious cultures. Journalist, author and Islamic scholar Stefan Weidner will give an introduction to the work of this Iranian author and then discuss the new book with him and German Peace Prize winner Navid Kermani, as well as talk about Cheheltan’s Teheran trilogy and the meaning of literature for Iranian society.

In German and Farsi.

Reading: Dunja Funke * A joint event from Mousonturm, Peace Prize of the German Book Fair and litprom – Society for the Promotion of Literature from Africa, Asia and Latin America

In German and Farsi