About

Jasmin Darznik

Jasmin Darznik’s novel Song of a Captive Bird is a fictional account of Iran’s trailblazing woman poet, Forugh Farrokhzad, and will be published by Random House on February 13, 2018. Jasmin is the author of the New York Times bestseller The Good Daughter: A Memoir of My Mother’s Hidden Life. Her essays have appeared in numerous periodicals, including the New York Times, Washington Post, and Los Angeles Times

Jasmin was born in Tehran, Iran and came to America when she was five years old. She holds an MFA in fiction from Bennington College and a Ph.D. in English from Princeton University. Now a professor of English and creative writing at California College of the Arts, she lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her family.

 

CONTACT JASMIN

You can reach Jasmin at jasmindarznik@gmail.com.

 

PUBLICITY

CHRISTINE MYKITYSHYN, SENIOR PUBLICIST

The Random House Publishing Group

cmykityshyn@penguinrandomhouse.com

Tel: 212-782-8230

 

AGENT

SANDRA DIJKSTRA

Dijkstra Literary Agency