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Nguyen, Soll named University Professors

USC Dornsife faculty members Viet Thanh Nguyen and Jacob Soll…(read more)

How Viet Thanh Nguyen found his voice

Colleen Walsh writes about Viet Thanh Nguyen’s discussion about identity, politics,…(read more)


Dao Strom discusses the founding of diaCRITICS and the Vietnamese…(read more)

Learning to Listen from My Son

Originally published in the New York Times. LOS ANGELES — A…(read more)

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen on Writing About Refugees

In this interview for Aspen Words, Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses…(read more)

The eyes silent to see the wound

Nguyen Vinh Nguyen reviews The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen…(read more)

Nguyen Thanh Viet – Refugees

In this review for Tiếp Thị Thế Giới, Ngân Hà discusses…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen – 2017 AWP Book Fair

Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses The Refugees in this interview with…(read more)

21 books we loved in 2017

Amy Wang of Oregon Live reviews The Refugees by Viet…(read more)

Spy with self-doubt

Danny Marques Marcalo reviews The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen.…(read more)

The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen, Spanish cover

Anika Entre Libros Reviews: The Sympathizer

Jorge Riet reviews The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Originally…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

William B. Noseworthy reviews Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Nothing Ever Dies:…(read more)

The Sympathizer wins the Sofitel Prize for Best Foreign Book

Livres Hebdo reports that The Sympathizer has won the Sofitel…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen, author of The Sympathizer and The Refugees

The Secret to Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Overnight Success

In this phone interview for Electric Lit, Joe Fassler inquires…(read more)