Dena Afrasiabi

Art Discipline: 
Austin, TX
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Jul 7, 2014 to Aug 1, 2014

Dena Afrasiabi was born in Shiraz, Iran, grew up in California and currently resides in Austin, Texas. Her short fiction and poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Prick of the Spindle, JMWW, Weave Magazine and the anthology Tremors: New Fiction by Iranian-American Writers among many others. She received her MFA in fiction from Rutgers-Newark University and co-edits the journal Elsewhere Lit with Nandini Dhar.