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Close the Curtain on ‘Miss Saigon’

Opinion | Close the Curtain on ‘Miss Saigon’ – The…(read more)

Fighting Words

Robert Ito spotlights Viet Thanh Nguyen for the Los Angeles…(read more)

De refugiado vietnamita a premio Pulitzer, el escritor que abrazó su pasado traumático

Viet Thanh Nguyen, de origen vietnamita, reflexiona sobre la necesidad…(read more)

In Trump’s vision of a white America, immigrants should be grateful and servile

What “go back” really means. Viet Thanh Nguyen writes about…(read more)

In Trump’s vision of a white America, immigrants should be grateful and servile

Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses the meaning and effects of Trump’s…(read more)

Watch Keynote Address by Viet Thanh Nguyen for the Memories Studies Association

Viet Thanh Nguyen delivers his Keynote Address at the Third…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen: Writing to Re-member

Helen Scott interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen about the refugee crisis,…(read more)

AMERICAN MASTERS PODCAST – Author Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses growing up in the U.S. as…(read more)

Hereafter, Faraway

Viet Thanh Nguyen writes about his refugee experience in this…(read more)

Việt Thanh Nguyễn – Viết lách là sự thôi thúc từ bên trong

Anh Tram interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen about his novels and…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen – Writing is an urge from inside

Anh Trâm interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen about his novels, The…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen and the Vietnam wounds remained open

Renato Graziano reviews The Sympathizer and The Displaced by Viet…(read more)

25 Amazing Books by Asian American and Pacific Islander Authors You Need to Read

Mental Floss recognizes The Sympathizer as one of 25 notable…(read more)

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A Reading by Viet Thanh Nguyen

With the support of Ithaca Welcomes Refugees, Jack Wang and…(read more)

A different view of the war in Vietnam: Viet Thanh Nguyen at the Book Fair

Chiara Manetti discusses Viet Thanh Nguyen’s remarks at the Turin…(read more)

The Pulitzer Prize Viet Thanh Nguyen at the Book Fair: “I am censored in Vietnam”

Manuela Marascio discusses Viet Thanh Nguyen’s remarks of the Vietnam…(read more)

INTERVIEW WITH VIET THANH NGUYEN

Anna Lattanzi interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen about his writing and…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen: Ci riteniamo umani ma siamo tutti crudeli

Alessandro Martini and Maurizio Francesconi write about The Refugees for…(read more)

Struggling to find a place, refugee writers speak for themselves

Thy Vo discusses refugee writers and The Displaced by Viet…(read more)

PEN Out Loud: Viet Thanh Nguyen, Maaza Mengiste and Lev Golinkin

Viet Thanh Nguyen, Maaza Mengiste, and Lev Golinkin discuss The…(read more)