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Tour-de-Iran with Anatomy of Depression: Shiraz

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With Mohammad Tolouei present at Pirsook Magazine office, Ofoq is going to hold an unveiling session for the Anatomy of Depression in Shiraz on Monday, May 29.

 

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Mohmmad Tolouei guest speaker at TIBF30

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Mohammad Tolouei and Italian writer Michela Murgia had a speech in a joint panel, titled “The Future and the Problem of Technology”  held by the Italian pavilion, special guest of the 30th Tehran Book Fair.

During this session Tolouei highlighted the role of literature as the true savior of man in modern era where he has been downgraded by technology. Michela Murgia, however, appeared as the defender of technology and its benefits for human welfare.

The Tehran Book Fair is annually held in Aftab City near Tehran in May.

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Anatomy of Depression Released in Persian

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Mohammad Tolouei’s recent novel, Anatomy of Depression, hits Persian book market.

Anatomy of Depression is Tolouei’s fourth book of fiction for adults, after Fair Wind’s PreyI’m Not Janette, and Lessons by Father. Composed of three episodes, namely ‘The Wandering Train,’ ‘Doors of Perception,’ and ‘The Suspension Bridge,’ it accounts hard times of three characters who affect each other’s lives in different ways and finally withdraw to their own solitude.

The book is released by Tolouei’s exclusive publisher: Ofoq.

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A story by Mohammad Tolouei in The Guardian

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Family tensions bubble over as a father attempts to convince his wife and children to leave Iran for Denmark, in this short story by Iranian writer Tolouei

By Mohammad Tolouei for Translation Tuesdays by Asymptote, part of the Guardian Books Network

‘Made in Denmark’ is the title of a short story originally published in ‘Lessons by Father’ and translated to English by Farzaneh Doosti.

Find the story here.