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NPR Books We Love | The Committed: A Novel

Krishnadev Calamur reviews The Committed for NPR Books. Although sequels…(read more)

The New York Review | Return of the Nameless Man

Rumaan Alam reviews The Committed for The New York Review.…(read more)


Viet Thanh Nguyen is in conversation with John Keene, Wesley…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen, Pulitzer Prize- winning author | Frank Buckley Interviews

Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses his personal experience as a refugee…(read more)

Aspen Institute | Hurst Lecture Series “What Every American Should Know”

Viet Thanh Nguyen, Tommy Orange, and Laila Lalami are in…(read more)

French Ministry of Culture appoints Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen was appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts…(read more)

Asian American Life and Death (with Viet Thanh Nguyen and Janelle Wong)

Viet Thanh Nguyen and Janelle Wong discuss the importance of…(read more)

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

Viet Thanh Nguyen dicusses money, body image, and sex with…(read more)

Chang-rae Lee and Viet Thanh Nguyen: National Book Festival 2021

Viet Thanh Nguyen and Chang-rae Lee share a conversation about…(read more)

Purchase College Presents Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen is to speak at Purchase College with…(read more)

Library of Congress National Book Festival Author Talk: Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen shares reflections on publishing, writing mysterious characters,…(read more)

Writer to Writer: Viet Thanh Nguyen in conversation with Alice Pung

Viet Thanh Nguyen speaks on The Committed, TV adaptation, and…(read more)


As a refugee from South Vietnam when he was four…(read more)

I Can’t Forget the Lessons of Vietnam. Neither Should You.

Viet Thanh Nguyen writes about the parallels between the fall…(read more)

“Viet Thanh Nguyen: Through the Eyes of a Vietnamese Refugee”

Viet Thanh Nguyen joins author and lawyer Philippe Sands QC virtually at…(read more)

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We Build It Ourselves: A Roundtable on Race, Power, and the Writing Workshop

Viet Thanh Nguyen speaks with Felicia Rose Chavez, Namrata Poddar,…(read more)

VFP 2021 Online Convention Keynote Speaker Event

Viet Thanh shares about the relationship between his work and…(read more)

What Happens After a Revolution?

Viet Thanh Nguyen reads from The Committed and reflects on…(read more)

The Phi Beta Kappa Society presents the Sidney Hook Memorial Award to Viet Thanh Nguyen

The Phi Beta Kappa Society has named Viet Thanh Nguyen as the…(read more)

In Conversation with Annette Gordon-Reed and Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen joins Annette Gordon-Reed and Kevin Young for…(read more)

Advice for Artists Whose Parents Want Them to Be Engineers

Viet Thanh Nguyen shares advice on how to pursue art…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen on the Forces Perpetuating Anti-Asian Hate

Viet Thanh Nguyen appears on At A Distance to discuss…(read more)