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In Viet Thanh Nguyen’s ‘The Refugees,’ wistfulness is an anthem of displacement

Karen Long reviews Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Refugees. Originally published by The Los Angeles Times.  In a short time, Viet Thanh Nguyen has encircled…(read more)

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Le Figaro Magazine Reviews The Sympathizer

The following is a review of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer, originally published in the French-language newspaper, Le Figaro Magazine. LA GUERRE DU VIETNAM est finie.…(read more)

El Libro Durmiente

El Libro Durmiente Reviews The Sympathizer

Tati Jurado explores loss in a review of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer for Spanish-language publication, El Libro Durmiente. El olvido es como esa gruesa…(read more)

El Espectador

El Espectador Reviews The Sympathizer

Jorge Eduardo Espinosa of the Columbian newspaper, El Espectador, writes a review of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer. En la portada hay un hombre asiático…(read more)

Let Us Read Some Books Reviews The Sympathizer

Nadine and Alex, the duo behind the German-language blog Let Us Read Some Books, review Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer. Im April des Jahres…(read more)

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NNZ Online Reviews The Sympathizer

Mario Bartsch from the German publication, NNZ Online, writes a review of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer. Er wurde 1959 in Nordhausen geboren, hat in Redaktionen…(read more)

Photo: Roland-Pierre Paringaux Archives Agence France-Presse Des soldats nord-vietnamiens sur un char d’assaut à Da Nang, au mois d’avril 1975, alors que la ville est assiégée par le Vietcong.

Le Devoir Reviews The Sympathizer

Christian Desmeules writes a review of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer for the French-language and Montreal-based publication, Le Devoir. Depuis l’évacuation de Saigon en 1975 et les…(read more)

Les Lettres Françaises Reviews The Sympathizer

Jean-Pierre Han comments on the destabilizing turns Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer takes in this review for Les Lettres Françaises. D’un Vietnamien ayant quitté…(read more)

la Repubblica: The Refugees

Melania Mazzucco writes a review of the short stories within Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Refugees for Italy’s la Repubblica. I personaggi di Viet Thanh Nguyen, premio Pulitzer…(read more)

Sábado

Sábado Reviews The Sympathizer

Eduardo Pitta reviews The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen for the Portuguese publication, Sábado. O autor vietnamita ganhou o Pulitzer de Ficção com este…(read more)

A Vietnamese Janus

André Clavel reviews The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Originally published on Le Temps.  Avec «Le Sympathisant», son premier roman, Viet Thanh Nguyen a…(read more)

A double agent in Vietnam

A review of The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen originally published on WAZ.  Für das sich Anfang der 80er Jahre formierende Theater an der…(read more)

The great double agent

Fernando Sobral reviews Viet Than Nguyen’s The Sympathizer. Originally published on Negocios.  A retirada dos americanos de Saigão em 1975 e todos acontecimentos posteriores…(read more)

Torn in Two by War and Friendship

Chris Cummins reviews The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Originally published on FM4.  Hilarious, devastating and gripping, Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel…(read more)

The Sympathizer: Viet Thanh Nguyen, Dual Identity

Serge Bressan reviews The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Originally published on La Grande Parade.  Aucun doute : la voici, la plus belle découverte de…(read more)

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Viet Thanh Nguyen: “The Sympathizer”, A wonderful malicious disassembly

Von Thomas Wörtche reviews Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer. Originally published by Deutschlandfunk Kultur.  Geschichten über den Vietnamkrieg sind fast immer aus USA-Sicht geschrieben.…(read more)