Meher Mirza

Meher Mirza is a contributing writer at Serious Eats.
Location: Mumbai, India
Education: Goldsmiths, University of London, University of Mumbai, St. Xavier's College
  • A member of the Parsi community who is based in Mumbai, Meher Mirza is an internationally-published and award-winning writer who wrote about Indian street food for Serious Eats.
  • Meher focuses on food, travel, and culture in her work, and favors the exploration of Indian food and culture through a postcolonial lens.
  • She was the former chief copy and features editor at BBC Good Food India, and has contributed to BBC Travel, CNN Travel, The Guardian, Saveur, Food 52, and Roads & Kingdoms, among others.


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