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An Evening of Martyrdom

Golnoosh Nour

New fiction from Golnoosh Nour’s debut collection about the lives of young, queer Iranians.

Golnoosh Nour

Golnoosh Nour was born in Tehran. She studied English Literature at Shahid Beheshti University, and did a PhD in Literature and Creative Writing at Birkbeck. Her short story collection The Ministry of Guidance and Other Stories will be published by Muswell Press in April 2020. Her debut poetry collection Sorrows of the Sun was published in 2017 under her previous pseudonym Sogol Sur. Golnoosh regularly performs her work across the UK and internationally. She now teaches creative writing.

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