Arya Roshanian

Arya Roshanian (he/him/his) is a movies & culture writer for Bustle. Previously a reporter for Variety, his other reporting, essays, and criticism are published in BOMB, Guernica, Vox, Refinery29, The Rumpus, Catapult, and elsewhere. His fiction appears in Jellyfish Review and is currently nominated for the XLVI Pushcart Prize. A native of Los Angeles, he holds a bachelor's degree from University of Southern California, where he was an editor at the Daily Trojan. He also writes and edits his own cooking newsletter, Incredibly Baked. When not ruminating on existentialism and his place within the Meghalayan Age, Arya enjoys buying the flowers himself and avoiding life by dining well. He lives in Brooklyn.