is a Tehran-born British poet who has appeared in Poetry
London, Index on Censorship, Exiled
Writers Magazine, The London Magazine, Agenda and
Persian Book Review among others. She has published
five Farsi and English poetry collections in the UK, the
latest of which was Which Shade of Blue featuring
original works and translations of her work by poet and
translator of Russian literature, Robert Chandler.
Some of her poems were recently translated to
Czech and published in an anthology called “Before
Shirin’s poetry is also featured in an anthology
by the United Nations Society of Writers called
“Happiness-The Delight Tree” and in the USA in an
anthology called: “The Poetry of Iranian Women”
among many others.