When Naz Riahi was 9, she escaped tragedy in Iran only to be confronted by a cruel new world in America. Food became her solace and her tool for assimilating.
Produced by Jason Oberholtzer and Mike Rugnetta, with help from Sari Botton.
Mixed and scored with original music by Mike Rugnetta and Michael Simonelli.
Recorded at Fortunate Horse studios in Brooklyn.
Longreads' theme music was written and performed by Brian Donohoe.
This episode contains clips from:
بزم دوم از کنسرت ولشدگان - بلوربنفش
Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker (suite), Op. 71a