Mohammad Hoqouqi

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Mohammad Hoqouqi
Born (1936-05-03)May 3, 1936
Isfahan, Persia
Died June 29, 2009(2009-06-29) (aged 73)
Isfahan, Iran
Occupation Poet, writer, literary critic

Mohammad Hoqouqi (May 3, 1937 – June 29, 2009) was an Iranian poet and critic. Of the more than 30 books he has published one of them Modern Poetry, from Beginning until Today is considered one of the leading encyclopedic sources on modern Iranian poetry.[1]

Hoqouqi suffered from cardiac and renal issues for several years prior to his death. His hepatitis was in remission, but it relapsed and caused cirrhosis. He died on June 29, 2009 in Isfahan, his hometown.[1]


  • Angles and Orbits
  • Winter Seasons
  • The Orientals
  • Inevitable Escapade
  • With Night
  • With Wound and Wolf
  • A Cock with Thousand Wings
  • Night
  • Remain O Night and From Heart to the Delta


  1. ^ a b "Iranian poet Mohammad Hoqouqi dies". PressTV. June 30, 2009. Retrieved June 30, 2009.