Dalia Sofer is the author of the novels Man of My Time —a New York Times Editors’ Choice and Notable Book of 2020, and The Septembers of Shiraz —also selected as a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, published in sixteen countries, winner of the Sami Rohr Choice Award, a finalist for the Jewish Book Award, and longlisted for the 2008 Orange Prize (Now the Women’s Prize for Fiction) and the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.

A recipient of a Whiting Award, the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize, the Sirenland Fellowship, the Santa Maddalena Foundation Fellowship, and multiple residencies at Yaddo, Sofer has contributed essays and reviews to various publications, including The New York Times Book Review, The LA Review of Books, and The Believer.

Born in Tehran, Iran, Sofer moved as a child to New York, where she attended the Lycée Français de New York, and later, New York University. She received an MFA in Fiction from Sarah Lawrence College. She lives in New York City, and teaches at The City College of New York, CUNY.

The Septembers Of Shiraz by Dalia Sofer

The Septembers Of Shiraz

by Dalia Sofer

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