Laleh Khadivi

Laleh Khadivi is the author of ‘The Age of Orphans,’ ‘The Walking,’ and the new ‘A Good Country.’ She has been awarded a Whiting Award, a Pushcart Prize, and an NEA Literature Fellowship. She has also worked as a director, producer, and cinematographer of documentary films. Her debut film, ‘900 Women,’ aired on A&E and premiered at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival. Khadivi teaches at the University of San Francisco’s MFA program.