Nushin Rashidian
A NEW LEAF: The End of Cannabis Prohibition (The New Press, 2014)

Nushin Rashidian’s work has appeared in the New York Times, The Nation, the AARP Bulletin, and Tehran Bureau. She studied literary journalism at the University of California, Irvine, and received her Master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, with a focus on magazine writing. She was the class vice president for the Society of Professional Journalists. She was selected as a Carnegie-Knight Fellow for News21 in 2010. They live in New York City.