Mohammad-Reza Shafiei Kadkani

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Mohammad–Reza Shafiei Kadkani
محمدرضا شفیعی کدکنی
Shafiei Kadkani in 2015
Shafiei Kadkani in 2015
Born Mohammad-Reza Shafiei Kadkani
(1939-10-10) October 10, 1939 (age 79)
Kadkan, Torbat-e Heydarieh, Iran
Pen name M. Sereshk
Occupation Poet, university professor, researcher and author
Nationality Persian
Alma mater Faculty of Letters and Humanities of the University of Tehran
The poem Travel safely as a wallpoem in Leiden

Mohammad Reza Shafiei Kadkani (Persian: محمدرضا شفیعی کدکنی‎, also [Romanize]d as Mohammad–Reza Shafi'i 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.

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