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Jul 3, 2024

Porochista Khakpour is the author of the novel Tehrangeles, available from Pantheon.

Khakpour was born in Tehran and raised in the Greater Los Angeles area. She is the critically acclaimed author of two previous novels, Sons and Other Flammable Objects and The Last Illusion; a memoir, Sick; and a collection of essays, Brown Album. Her writing has appeared in The New York TimesThe Washington Post, the Los Angeles TimesThe Wall Street JournalBookforumElle, and many other publications. She lives in New York City.


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