Poupeh Missaghi is a writer, a translator both into and out of Persian, an editor, and an educator. She holds a PhD in English and literary arts from the University of Denver, an MA in creative writing from Johns Hopkins University, and an MA in translation studies. Her debut novel trans(re)lating house one was published by Coffee House Press in February 2020. I’ll Be Strong for You, her translation of Iranian author Nasim Marashi’s novel, was published in spring 2021. She co-edits Matters of Feminist Practice from Belladonna* Collaborative. She teaches at the Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, at the low-residency MFA at the Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, and at Baruch College, CUNY, NY.