Firoozeh dumas (persian: فیروزه دوما ) (born 1965 in abadan, iran) is an iranian writer who writes in english she is the author of the memoirs funny in farsi: a memoir of growing up iranian in america (2003) and laughing without an accent: adventures of a global citizen (2008), and the semi-autobiographical novel it ain't so awful, falafel (2016.
Funny in farsi is a collection of chronological anecdotes, often very amusing, about the author, her family, and their transition to life in america bicycle touring accounts often mention the incredible hospitality of the iranian people. Humorist firouzeh dumas, author of two bestselling memoirs about growing up as an iranian immigrant in america, funny in farsi (random house, 2003) and laughing without an accent (random house.
Firoozeh dumas was born in abadan, iran and, in the 1970’s, moved to southern california with her family she later attended uc berkeley where she met and married a frenchman. Firoozeh dumas i am the author of funny in farsi, laughing without an accent, and it ain't so awful, falafel wwwfiroozehdumascom. Firoozeh dumas was born in abadan, iran and moved to whittier, california at the age of seven after a two-year stay, she and her family moved back to iran and lived in ahvaz and tehran. Funny in farsi: a memoir of growing up iranian in america [firoozeh dumas] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers new york times bestseller • finalist for the pen/usa award in creative nonfiction.
Firoozeh dumas was born in abadan, iran, and moved to california at the age of seven after a two-year stay, she and her family moved back to iran and resided in ahvaz and tehran two years later, dumas returned to california, where she later attended the university of california at berkeley. Firoozeh dumas’s second memoir, entitled laughing without an accent, was published in may 2008 and is a new york times bestseller alexander mccall smith had this to say: these stories, like everything firoozeh dumas writes, are charming, highly amusing vignettes of family life. The latest tweets from firoozeh dumas (@firoozehdumas) author of two new york times bestsellers and it ain't so awful, falafel i also give speeches i love what i do munich, germany.
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Firoozeh dumas was born in abadan, iran and moved to whittier, california at the age of seven after a two-year stay, she and her family moved back to i.