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Jhumpa Lahiri Among 2014 National Humanities Medal Awardees

President Obama awarded the 2014 National Medal of Arts and the National Humanities Medal to distinguished recipients in the East Room of White House and Indian-origin Jhumpa Lahiri was one of the recipients. Jhumpa Lahiri has been selected for her contribution to tell a human story highlighting the Indian-American experience in “beautifully wrought narratives of estrangement and belonging,” said the ...

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