Mohammad-Reza Shafiei Kadkani

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Shafiei Kadkani in 2015
Born Mohammad-Reza Shafiei Kadkani
(1939-10-12) October 12, 1939 (age 80)
Pen name M. Sereshk

Mohammad Reza Shafiei Kadkani (born 1939) is a Persian writer, poet, literary critic, editor, and translator.[1]

Born in Nishapur, Razavi Khorasan, Shafiei-Kadkani graduated from Tehran University with a doctorate degree in Persian literature. He was a student of prominent figures as Badiozzaman Forouzanfar, Mohammad Moin, and Parviz Natel-Khanlari.

He is currently professor of literature at Tehran University. Shafiei-Kadkani is known for his works on literary criticism and modern Persian poetry.

See also


  1. Iran Daily - Panorama - 09/24/05

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