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MENA Dialogues / Porochista Khakpour and Brian Edwards in Conversation

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MENA Dialogues
Porochista Khakpour and Brian Edwards in Conversation
{{langos=='en'?('09/10/2017' | todate):('09/10/2017' | artodate)}} - Issue 4.2
Hosted by Brian Edwards

Novelist and essayist Porochista Khakpour and literary scholar Brian Edwards discuss writing, diaspora, Iranian-America, and the politics of the publishing industry.

Porochista Khakpour and Brian Edwards in Conversation

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Porochista Khakpour
Porochista Khakpour

Porochista Khakpour is the author of two award-winning novels, Sons and Other Flammable Objects (2007) and The Last Illusion (2014), and the forthcoming memoir Sick.

Porochista Khakpour is the author of two award-winning novels, Sons and Other Flammable Objects (2007) and The Last Illusion (2014), and the forthcoming memoir Sick. Her essays have appeared in Harper’s, The New York Times, The Daily Beast, Bookforum, The Paris Review, Salon, Guernica, Bidoun, Granta, and other publications. She was a Visiting Writer-in- Residence with the Center for the Writing Arts and the Middle East and North African Studies Program at Northwestern University September 27 - October 15, 2017.

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