Posts Tagged ‘The Last Illusion’

Gigantic Magazine, July 2014

News, July 5th, 2014

Conversation with John Dermot Woods on fairy tales

New York Times Styles features

News, July 1st, 2014

“Updating the Gold Standard to Platinum” by Marisa Meltzer


Flavorwire’s Best Fiction of 2014 (So Far)

News, July 1st, 2014

The Last Illusion makes Flavorwire’s Top 10! 

New Yorker essay

News, June 18th, 2014

On Pageturner’s “Inspiration Information”

THE LAST ILLUSION Book Tour dates (& other readings)

News, June 18th, 2014

May 14            BK                  PowerHouse Arena (second novel launch party)

May 15            LA                   Vroman’s Pasadena

May 16            SF                   Kepler’s Books (Menlo Park)

May 18            LA                   Book Soup

May 19            Balt.                Friends School event with Julia Fierro

May 20            DC                  B&N Bethesda

May 21            DC                  Busboys & Poets

May 22            NYC                McNally Jackson with Alexander Chee

May 27            LI                    Great Neck Library reading

May 29            BK                  Pete’s Candy Store Reading Series, w/other readers

May 31            NYC                BEA signing, noon

June 9             BK                  Franklin Park Reading Series, w/other readers

June 12           NYC                Behind the Book Series, KGB, w/ other readers

June 25           Boston            Brookline Booksmith, w/Laura van den Berg

June 27           Seattle            Elliott Bay Book Company

June 28           Seattle            Seattle Iranian Festival (2014 featured writer)

July 10            NYC                Asian American Writers Workshop, w/Hamid Rahmanian

July 24            Santa Fe         Collected Works Bookstore

Aug 30            Atlanta             Decatur Book Festival

Sept 18            NY                 Concordia College Reading

Sept 19            Princeton        Princeton University Reading

Sept 21            BK                  Brooklyn Book Festival




Leonard Lopate, NPR

News, June 16th, 2014

Porochista Khakpour interviewed on Leonard Lopate show, NPR, WNYC

Vanity Fair, June 2014 “Hot Type”

News, June 16th, 2014



Interview with The Rumpus

News, June 7th, 2014

Stone Fox Bride “Fox of the Week”

News, June 7th, 2014


Edward Champion’s Bat Segundo Interview

News, June 7th, 2014