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Chicken? Viet Thanh Nguyen and Thi Bui’s New Multigenerational Collaboration

Elizabeth Bird for School Library Journal delves into the making…(read more)

Unsettling the American Dream Story: The Millions Interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen

Jianan Qian interviews Viet Nguyen for The Millions. They discuss…(read more)

Zadie Smith, in Conversation with Viet Nguyen, to discuss Grand Union

Zadie Smith will be in conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet…(read more)

The 10 Best Debut Novels of the Decade

In this article by Emily Temple for the Literary Hub,…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen Interviewed by Michael Collier

Hosted on The Asian American Literary Review, in an interview…(read more)

CHICKEN OF THE SEA Coming Soon

A band of intrepid chickens leave behind the boredom of…(read more)

Best of the Decade: What Books Will We Still Be Reading in 10 Years?

Literary Hub staff votes for The Sympathizer as one of…(read more)

Watch Viet Thanh Nguyen and others speak about refugee crises on C-SPAN

Viet Nguyen (Author of The Sympathizer), Asli Ü. Bâli (Professor of…(read more)

Why I Teach

Opinion | Why I Teach – The New York Times…(read more)

Le Colonial is an Orientalist specter

In this article by Soleil Ho for the San Francisco…(read more)

The power of narrative and representation

Viet Thanh Nguyen shares his stories on representation, voices and…(read more)

Empathy, Pain, and Power in Literature: A Conversation with Viet Thanh Nguyen

Emily Cordo interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen about historicizing trauma and…(read more)

16 BEAUTIFUL, COMPELLING, AND POIGNANT BOOKS ABOUT IMMIGRANTS

Nicole Young recognizes The Refugees as one of Book Riot’s…(read more)

« Les Réfugiés » : exilés en Amérique

Philippe Chevilley writes about Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Refugees for…(read more)

Announcing Viet Nguyen and Walter Mosley in Conversation

At the Peltz Theater on September 5th at 8pm, Author…(read more)

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen talks Asian representation, life after a Pulitzer

Viet Thanh Nguyen talks with Rappler about Asian representation in…(read more)

Author! Author!

Philip Cu-Unjieng writes in The Philippine Star about the unlikely…(read more)

Pulitzer winner Viet Thanh Nguyen finally visits PH, ‘the country I most wanted to visit

Philippine Daily Inquirer writes about Viet Thanh Nguyen’s relationship with…(read more)

Memories and dark times: Pulitzer Prize winner Viet Thanh Nguyen emphasizes power of storytelling

Johanna L. Añes- de la Cruz talks with Viet Thanh…(read more)