Date of Birth: 1959
Place of Birth: Tehran, Iran
BA in Theology, Islamic Azad University
He has been working as a journalist and reporter in “Etela’at” newspaper for twelve years. He has been the editor -in chief and writer of a popular radio show; “At the end of the night” and the deputy editor of “People & Cinema” magazine. His books include “Showing in the ash” (war stories collection, 1990), “The Revenge in the Camp”, 1991”, the novel “Immortal” 2009, the novel “The Spoil” 2010 and the novel “Scorching Plains” 2011. He has published many literary reviews and articles about the modern literature of Germany, South America, France and Iran in various magazines.
He is a screenwriter, and a member of House of Cinema and Iranian screenwriter’s club. He has also been the director for several art and literature festivals and awards including: Tehran’s literary festivals, “Iran-e ma” nationwide poem festival and “Tanz-e Tehran” nationwide festival.
He is the winner of “The first Holy Defense Art and Literature Festival 1988 and his novel “Immortal” has won the 3rd Jalal Al Ahmad Literary Award in 2010 and was praised in Iran’s Book of the Year 2010.
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