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Elisa Parhad

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A cultural anthropologist at heart and by trade, Elisa Parhad is passionate about exploring place, space, design, and culture. After completing Bachelors degrees in Cultural Anthropology and International Business at the University of Texas at Austin, she spent nearly a decade studying American subcultures and communities to inform marketing messaging and advertising campaigns. She has called Seattle, Albuquerque, Austin, and Los Angeles home, and currently lives in Pasadena, California with her husband and two sons.

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Elisa Parhad I've got two little kids...I don't have time for writer's block!
Elisa Parhad I am currently working on a book on Southern California, exploring the items within the landscape that make it unique. This is in the same vein as my…moreI am currently working on a book on Southern California, exploring the items within the landscape that make it unique. This is in the same vein as my book on New Mexico called New Mexico: A Guide for the Eyes. (less)
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Guy Vestal  - Counter Culture Critic Thanks for the acceptence. I will let you know when the review is ready to be posted.


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