Film, Video A Thousand Years of the Persian Book

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Title
A Thousand Years of the Persian Book
Summary
This lecture launched the "A Thousand Years of the Persian Book" exhibition at the Library of Congress. The rich literary tradition of the Persian language over the last millennium was discussed. From illuminated manuscripts to contemporary publications, the exhibition will bring attention to the literary achievements of Iran and the greater Persian-speaking regions of Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Central and South Asia and the Caucasus.
Event Date
March 27, 2014
Related Resources
African & Middle Eastern Division: https://www.loc.gov/rr/amed/
'A Thousand Years of the Persian Book' exhibition: https://www.loc.gov/exhibits/thousand-years-of-the-persian-book/
Running Time
2 hours 48 minutes 48 seconds
Online Format
video

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