TEHRAN, Iran—The 32nd Tehran International Book Fair took place at the Mosalla mosque complex April 24-May 4. Hundreds of thousands from around the country attended. The 3,200 participating publishers included 2,400 Iranian publishers of Farsi titles and 800 publishers from around the world.
Staff from Pathfinder Books from the United Kingdom, which has participated since 1992, sold many titles by revolutionary working-class leaders. The best-seller was Are They Rich Because They’re Smart? Class, Privilege, and Learning Under Capitalism by Jack Barnes.
Talaye Porsoo, displayed 53 Pathfinder titles in Farsi and featured a new title, Talaye Porsoo’s translation of In Defense of the US Working Class. The new title was launched at a book-fair event hosted by the Association of Women Publishers.