A Man of Two Faces Tour | Brooklyn
Viet Thanh Nguyen’s unflinching writing on America’s war in Vietnam has shaped the way we view that war today. His Pulitzer Prize-winning debut novel The Sympathizer has now sold over one million copies worldwide, and will soon be an HBOMax limited series. In A MAN OF TWO FACES: A Memoir, A History, A Memorial (Grove Press, 400 pages, $28, publication date: October 3, 2023), Nguyen delivers a highly original, blistering, and unconventional memoir, rewinding the film of his own life with insight, humor, formal invention, and lyricism. He expands the genre of personal memoir by acknowledging larger stories of refugeehood, colonization, and ideas about Vietnam and America, writing with his trademark sardonic wit and incisive analysis, as well as a deep emotional openness about his life as a father and a son for St. Joseph’s Unviersity
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