Priya Parmar

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Priya Parmar, a former dramaturg and freelance editor holds degrees in English Literature and theatre and is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Edinburgh.  She divides her time between Hawaii and London.  Visit her website at

Photograph by Naomi Nicholson

Books by this Author

Exit the Actress

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. If something seems too scary then I know I should do it.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Finishing the Hat, Matty Groves, I See the Moon. Act IV of Marriage of Figaro, If You See Her Say Hello

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. ballet dancer circa 1860 Paris

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. swimming

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Not doing something and wishing I had.