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Persis Karim's Biography

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Craig C. Strang
Dec 2007

Persis M. Karim was born and raised in the Bay Area. She considers herself a Californian first, and has varying degrees with Iranian, French, Latino culture. She is a poet and writer, and most recently has edited the collection Let Me Tell You Where I've Been: New Writing by Women of the Iranian Diaspora (2006). She lives in Berkeley and dreams of making a living writing full-time! 

Upcoming Works

Ways to Count the Dead (poems)

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University of Arkansas Press, George Braziller, Inc.