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October 15, 2017

A refugee writer wins a 'genius grant' for his depictions of the displaced

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Writer Viet Thanh Nguyen lives the insider-outsider life of a refugee. His fictional depictions of the effects of displacement has earned him a MacArthur "genius grant." Produced by: Carol Hills. Image credit: BeBe Jacobs.

Aired October 12, 2017

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