Maaza Mengiste NPR coverage of Maaza Mengiste: News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
NPR logo Maaza Mengiste

Maaza Mengiste

Books by Maaza Mengiste

Maaza Mengiste has written books about:

NPR stories about Maaza Mengiste

Beneath The Lion's Gaze is Maaza Mengiste's first novel. She was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and now lives in New York. hide caption

toggle caption

In Ethiopia, A Monarch Falls In 'The Lion's Gaze'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/123617705/123713148" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript