Dinaw Mengestu, courtesy of Michael Lionstar and Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.
Ethiopian-born author Dinaw Mengestu speaks with what might be perfect middle-class, American inflection. He quips; doesn’t pause a bit when speaking. He’s not noticeably translating before responding. He’s nimble and poised to answer questions from interviewers. And following his novel debut, The Beautiful Things That…read more