Interviews

Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and Vietnam war refugee Nguyen on US identity

Eve Jackson and Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses The Sympathizer as well as the Hollywood-isation of the Vietnam War for France 24.   From ‘Apocalypse…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen, War Memoirs and Pulitzer 2016

Olivia Gesbert interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen for France Culture ahead of the French release of The Sympathizer. Full podcast here. Olivia Gesbert reçoit l’écrivain Viet Thanh…(read more)

The Vietnam War is an episode in the long history of American expansion

This interview with Viet Thanh Nguyen was conducted by Jelena Tasić for the Serbian publication Danas. Vijet Tan Nujen, vijetnamsko-američki pisac, dobitnik Pulicerove nagrade za književnost…(read more)

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)