Arion Golmakani (in Persian: آریان گلمکانی) is an Iranian author. He was born in Tehran, Iran and migrated to the United States in spring of 1974 at the age of 17. Arion was educated at College Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati, where he received a degree in fine arts, specializing in radio and television.
- William Saroyan International Prize for Writing- Stanford University Libraries 2012 Finalist nonfiction for Solacers
- Welcome to Circuit City
- In and out of the Cave
- In and out of the Spousal Abuse