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 Nader Naderpour

Nader Naderpour

Birth
Tehran, Iran
Death 18 Feb 2000 (aged 70)
California, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Memorial ID 19920 · View Source
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Poet. Born in June 06, 1929 to artistically and culturally educated parents, Nader traveled to Europe upon completion of his secondary education to study literature in Sorbonne University, Paris. On his return to Iran, he took up a position in the Department of Arts and Culture. Meanwhile he became Editor-in-Chief of the monthly journal of Honar-va-Mardom. Nader published his first poems in 1940s and completed four collections by 1970s. In 1964, he went to Rome where he studied Italian language and literature. After his return to Iran, he joined the Television and Radio as a producer for literary programs. Naderpour left Iran in 1980 for France. In 1987, he moved to California. He died in Los Angeles on February 18, 2000. He was an imagist, a musician and a wordsmith in one. A classic poet living in a modern world, in a modern style. He was regarded as one of the leaders of the movement of "New Poetry" in Iran and among other Persian speakers in Afghanistan, Tajikistan and Pakistan. Naderpour's poetry is rich in imagery and deeply imbedded in the texture of Persian language.


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 19920
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nader Naderpour (6 Jun 1929–18 Feb 2000), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19920, citing Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .