Dinaw Mengestu with Penn Szittya


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

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


Dinaw Mengestu in conversation with Penn Szittya


photo of Dinaw Mengestu with Penn Szittya
Dinaw Mengestu

Dinaw Mengestu was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and immigrated with his family to the United States at the age of two. He is the author of three novels, all of which were named New York Times...

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photo of Dinaw Mengestu with Penn Szittya
Penn Szittya

Penn Szittya is the former Chair of the English Department at Georgetown University, where he specialized in medieval poetics and social practice. He also taught at Emory, Johns Hopkins, Princeton,...

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