2020 Puterbaugh Festival Featured Writers and Scholars

Mohsin Hamid is the author of four novels—Moth Smoke, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia, and Exit West—and a book of essays, Discontent and Its Civilizations. His writing has been translated into forty languages, featured

2018 Puterbaugh Festival Featured Writers, Artists, and Scholars

Jenny Erpenbeck was born in East Berlin in 1967. After graduating from high school she first trained as a bookbinder before going on to study theatre science and music stage direction. While working as an opera director she debuted with

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