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Jhumpa Lahiri has 3 media appearances.

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Transplanted Author Finds Roots in Writing
All Things Considered, Tuesday, April 8, 2008 at 0am
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Jhumpa Lahiri's Struggle To Feel American
Morning Edition, Tuesday, November 25, 2008 at 0am

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