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Dina Nayeri

‘Now it seemed that the rest of life was only a bright, eye-burning white expanse, like the sun-bleached concrete slabs just outside this building.’

Dina Nayeri

Dina Nayeri's debut novel, A Teaspoon of Earth and Sea, will be published by Riverhead Books in February 2013. Dina was born in Iran and moved to Oklahoma at ten-years-old. Her work is scheduled for publication in over twenty countries, and has appeared in The Southern Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, Glamour, and elsewhere. She holds an MBA from Harvard and a BA from Princeton. Now she spends her time at the Iowa Writers Workshop where she is a Teaching Writing Fellow.

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