The New Vernacular: Immigrant Authors in American Literature
Tue., April 5, 7 p.m. 2011; FREE
Talks & Readings
Dinaw Mengestu, who won the Vilcek Foundation
's annual prize for young foreign-born American authors, reads alongside finalists Tea Obreht, Simon Van Booy, Ilya Kaminsky and Vu Tran; a panel moderated by critic Liesl Schillinger follows.