Interviews

Viet Thanh Nguyen takes revenge on Coppola

Florence Noiville asks Viet Thanh Nguyen about The Sympathizer and his refugee background in this interview for Livres.  Une queue à n’en plus ­finir.…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen: “I became a writer to write about the Vietnamese people”

In this interview for L’Humanite, Sophie Joubert discusses The Sympathizer and writing in the Vietnamese perspective with Viet Thanh Nguyen.  Magistral premier roman sur…(read more)

Pulitzer Prize winner Viet Thanh Nguyen: “I want to show how the West tells the war”

Marcus Müntefering discusses The Sympathizer and the Vietnamese identity with Viet Thanh Nguyen in this interview for Der Spiegel. Zur Person Viet Thanh Nguyen,…(read more)

Pulitzer Prize winner Nguyen in conversation

Viet Thanh Nguyen is interviewed by NDR. A longer audio version can be found here. Viet Thanh Nguyen ist ein Mann mit zwei Seelen. Der 46-jährige…(read more)

From refugee to Pulitzer

In this interview for L’actualite, Danielle Laurin discusses The Sympathizer with Viet Thanh Nguyen.  Pour la première fois depuis la création de cette prestigieuse…(read more)

“The Vietnam War continues to characterize US action”

Rodion Ebbighausen discusses The Sympathizer with Viet Thanh Nguyen in this interview for Deutsche Well.  Viet Thanh Nguyen hat einen ungewöhnlichen Roman zum Vietnamkrieg vorgelegt.…(read more)

Pulitzer Prize winner Viet Thanh Nguyen: “Trump would hate the book!”

In this interview for Deutschlandfunk Kultur, Joachim Scholl discusses The Sympathizer and the Vietnamese perspective with Viet Thanh Nguyen.  Für “Der Sympathisant” hat Viet Thanh…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen

Piero Casoli discusses The Sympathizer with Viet Thanh Nguyen in this interview for the Macina Magazine. Viet Thanh Nguyen, Premio Pulitzer 2016 per la…(read more)

The Silent Vietnamese

This German interview with Viet Thanh Nguyen was originally published by Focus Magazine.(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen: between two worlds

In this interview for Rai Cultura, Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses The Sympathizer.  Video Interview Il Capitano al centro del romanzo Il simpatizzante di Viet Thanh Nguyen,…(read more)

FAHRENHEIT Book of the day of 12/07/2017 – Viet Thanh Nguyen, The sympathizer, Neri Pozza

Fahrenheit discusses The Sympathizer with Viet Thanh Nguyen in this interview.  (read more)

“Do not believe Coppola the real Vietnam I’ll tell it”

Annarita Briganti discusses The Sympathizer with Viet Thanh Nguyen in this interview for La Repubblica. DA PROFUGO a Premio Pulitzer. La storia di Viet Thanh…(read more)

Pulitzer Prize winner criticizes American and Vietnamese cultures

Correio Brasiliense and Viet Thanh Nguyen discuss The Sympathizer in this interview for Cidadaverde.com. A Guerra do Vietnã durou quase 20 anos e deixou mais…(read more)

Squid and Prejudice

Racist Sandwich interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen about his book and Vietnamese background.  RS interviews Pulitzer Prize winning author and USC professor Viet Thanh Nguyen…(read more)

History is Not Over: An Interview with Viet Thanh Nguyen

In this interview for The Common, Alexander Bisley and Viet Thanh Nguyen discuss The Sympathizer and the refugee crisis.  Author Viet Thanh Nguyen is…(read more)

The Lit Up Show Episode 99: Viet Thanh Nguyen on the Vietnamese-American Refugee Experience

Angela Ledgerwood interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen on Episode 99 of The Lit Up Show. Listen to Viet Thanh Nguyen HERE. The multi-talented Nguyen knows what it means to inhabit…(read more)