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Forthcoming Fall 2017
The Fig Writer’s Studio
Get ready to be inspired to write a story a week! This workshop is for new and seasoned writers. There is no in-class writing. You will receive an assignment for the first class when you register.
Kafah Bachari was born in Iran and raised in Texas. Her writing focuses on issues of memory, myth, identity, religion, and history within Iran and the Iranian American diaspora. Kafah is always currently at work on a novel which follows the lives and fractured memories of a Baha’i family from Tehran. Her stories have appeared in Ploughshares, the Tin House blog, and elsewhere. Kafah lives in Pearland with her husband, two sons, and a dog.
“The Birth of Rostam.” B|ta’arof Magazine (2014). Print.
“The Aloo Tree” The Story Shack. 18 Mar. 2012. Web. 1 Apr. 2012.
“After Words.” Prime Mincer Literary Magazine (2012). Print.
“Melt.” Zan Magazine Nov./Dec. (2011). Print.
“Sour Cherries.” Mixed Fruit. 01 Aug. 2011. Web. 26 Oct. 2011.
“In a Garden” PBS: Public Broadcasting Service. Tehran Bureau, 23 Dec. 2010. Web. 26 Oct. 2011.