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About the Author
JHUMPA LAHIRI is the author of four books: Interpreter of Maladies, The Namesake, Unaccustomed Earth, and The Lowland. She has received numerous awards, including the Pulitzer Prize, the PEN/Hemingway Award, the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award, the Premio Gregor von Rezzori, and the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature. In 2015 she won the Premio Internazionale Viareggio-Versilia for In altre parole. She will be teaching at Princeton University starting in the Fall of 2015.