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 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. integrity, humour, direct eye contact

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Writing a book.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. My tendency to fall down and my inability to spell

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Mr. George Emerson, Room with a View