MONTHLY ARCHIVES : December, 2021

The Committed in the London Review of Books

The Committed is featured in the London Review of Books.(read more)

Best of 2021 | Kirkus Reviews

Kirkus Reviews recognizes The Committed as one of the best fiction novels of 2021. The conflicted spy of Nguyen’s Pulitzer Prize–winning The Sympathizer (2015)…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen, l’homme déchiré

François Lestavel reviews The Committed for French magazine Paris Match. Après «Le sympathisant», prix Pulitzer 2016, l’auteur vietnamo-américain transporte son héros cabossé en France.…(read more)

Les gauchistes français épinglés par un lauréat du Pulitzer

Marianne Payot reviews The Committed for L’Express. Il n’avait pas quitté son pays depuis près de deux ans, et son premier séjour à l’étranger…(read more)

50 notable works of fiction

The Committed is featured in The Washington Post‘s list of notable works of fiction. Newcomers and established prize winners alike stunned us this year…(read more)

A man of two faces: Novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen returns with ‘The Committed’ • FRANCE 24 English

Viet Thanh Nguyen shares the forces that shaped his Franco-Viet protagonist with France 24. His tragicomic narrator dazzled the literary scene in his debut…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen, l’écrivain qui met à bas les imaginaires coloniaux

Alexandra Del-Peral reviews The Committed for Le Soleil. Plutôt universalisme français ou multiculturalisme américain ? Ni l’un ni l’autre, répond l’écrivain vietnamo-américain Viet Thanh…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen, duplicités communistes et coloniales en toutes lettres

Jean-François Cadet talks with Viet Thanh Nguyen for Radio France Internationale. Click here to listen to the Podcast. Viet Thanh Nguyen, lauréat du Prix…(read more)

French Ministry of Culture appoints Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen was appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Ministry of Culture.  The purpose of the Ordre…(read more)

How a Pulitzer Prize shifted Viet Thanh Nguyen’s family conversations

Viet Thanh Nguyen dicusses money, body image, and sex with Benjamin Law in this interview for The Sydney Morning Herald. Each week, Benjamin Law…(read more)