VIET THANH NGUYEN was born in 1971 in Vietnam but grew up in the United States, where he fled with his parents as a four-year-old. He is a professor at the University of Southern California and regularly contributes as a writer to the New York Times and Time Magazine, where he has made a name for himself as a strong voice for the Asian-American minority in the United States. In 2020, he was appointed honorary doctorate at Uppsala University. Produced by Bokförlaget Tranan, TRANAN SESSIONS is a seven part series of mini-documentaries where Nguyen discusses his life and how he got to where he is now .
Entire series now available on Youtube.