Poupeh Missaghi

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Poupeh Missaghi

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Poupeh Missaghi is a writer, a translator both into and out of Persian, Asymptote’s Iran editor-at-large, and an educator. Her debut novel trans(re)lating house one was published by Coffee House Press in February 2020. She holds a PhD in English and creative writing from the University of Denver and an MA in creative writing from Johns Hopkins University. Her nonfiction, fiction, and translations have appeared in numerous journals, and she has several books of translation published in Iran. She is currently a visiting assistant professor at the Department of Writing at the Pratt Institute, Brooklyn.​​​​​​​

Classes with Poupeh Missaghi

Writing the City
Fiction, Hybrid, Nonfiction/Memoir, Poetry

Writing the City

June 08, 2020

Poupeh Missaghi 's Articles

The Lookout

The Many Voices of Displacement

May 22, 2018

Our world currently faces the highest numbers of displacement in its history, even higher than immediately after Worl