Journalist and novelist Dina Nayeri, author of The Ungrateful Refugee releases her new book, Who Gets Believed? When the Truth Isn’t Enough. Weaving stories of asylum seekers, prisoners, faith-seekers, and medical patients with her own experiences as a refugee, Nayeri examines intriguing issues around the question of truth. Dina is a former Visiting Fellow at the American Library in Paris. The Visiting Fellowships are sponsored by The de Groot Foundation.
Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and the Kirkus Prize. Published by Catapult.
DINA NAYERI was born in Iran during the revolution and arrived in America when she was ten years old. She is the winner of the UNESCO City of Literature Paul Engle Prize and a National Endowment for the Arts literature grant, and more.