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Writing

— Culture writer with published work on travel, food, music, arts, books, and literary criticism.

 

Writing

 
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Ancient Greek Theatre in the Peloponnese

Flung Magazine

We’ve been in Ermioni, on Greece’s Peloponnese peninsula, for the better part of a week . . .


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Turks, Punks, and Hipsters in Berlin’s Neukölln District

Flung Magazine

It’s my first night in Berlin and I’m itching for a Turkish pizza . . .


The Curious Case of “Good Morning Iran”

Music, Education, and Religion: Intersections and Entanglements, Indiana University Press

On January 18 2014, a national television show called “Good Morning Iran” made international headlines when it aired ten seconds of footage showing . . .

Beyond the Politics of Modernity

Popular Music and Society in Iran

In the last few years, a thriving public theater scene has taken hold of Tehran’s cultural arena, largely driven by young, emerging artists . . .


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The Three-Day Blow // Ernest Hemingway

LitCharts

Writing between World War I and World War II, Hemingway was part of the Lost Generation. These writers are known for being disillusioned with . . .

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A Conversation Without Talking

Label Grey Arts

Euthyphro // Plato

LitCharts

The Euthyphro, like Plato’s other early dialogues, contains a failed attempt to successfully define . . .


Five Beaches of Guadeloupe

Flung Magazine

With its easy blend of French and Caribbean culture, Guadeloupe offers a charming, homegrown feel. Think of restaurants no fussier than a back porch . . .