Dinaw Mengestu with Penn Szittya


photo of Dinaw Mengestu with Penn Szittya
Dinaw Mengestu

Dinaw Mengestu was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in 1978. In 1980 he immigrated to the United States with his mother and sister, joining his father, who had fled the communist revolution in Ethiopia...

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photo of Dinaw Mengestu with Penn Szittya
Penn Szittya

Penn Szittya has taught literature at Boston University, Emory, Princeton, Johns Hopkins, and Georgetown University, where he chaired the Department of English for many years and where one of his...

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Audio from this Event

Dinaw Mengestu with Penn Szittya, 16 November 2011 | Duration: 1:17:42

Video from this Event

Dinaw Mengestu was introduced by Penn Szittya, then read from his work

Dinaw Mengestu in conversation with Penn Szittya


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