Porochista Khakpour

Location: Brooklyn, New York
Education: John Hopkins University, Sarah Lawrence College
  • Porochista wrote a personal essay for Serious Eats delving into her family’s Persian New Year food traditions.
  • She was the bar columnist for Paper magazine and online bar critic for New York magazine. 
  • Porochista is the author of Sons & Other Flammable Objects (2007), The Last Illusion (2014), Sick (2018), and Brown Album (2020). Her essays appear in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Elle, and SPIN.


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