Recent Posts


The Displaced: Refugee Writers Ariel Dorfman & Viet Thanh Nguyen on Migration, US Wars & Resistance

Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! interviews Ariel Dorfman and Viet Thanh Nguyen…(read more)

CANON FODDER

Originally published in The Washington Post. Books by immigrants, foreigners…(read more)

“The Ark” Short Film

“The Ark,” is a short film written by Viet Thanh…(read more)

State of RE Podcast Episode 9: Viet Thanh Nguyen

This interview of Viet Thanh Nguyen by David Yang was…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and USC professor Viet Thanh Nguyen joins…(read more)

Introducing The Displaced: Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives

Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Sympathizer Viet Thanh Nguyen called on 17…(read more)

April Preview: The Millions Most Anticipated (This Month)

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Displaced is featured in The Millions list of…(read more)

Refugees, optimism and literary roots: Viet Thanh Nguyen and Mohsin Hamid in conversation

Viet Thanh Nguyen and Mohsin Hamid discuss the refugee crisis…(read more)

This refugee’s stories relatable to all Americans

Rege Behe, ahead of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s appearance at Carnegie…(read more)

61 unmissable books to read this spring

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Displaced is listed in Stylist’s spring…(read more)

Ghosts of the road, spectres at the feast

This article originally published by The Economist discusses Viet Thanh Nguyen’s new…(read more)

Humo Book Reviews: Viet Thanh Nguyen’s “The Refugees”

The following mini book review of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Refugees was…(read more)

A Novelist’s Exuberant Love Letter to a Mexican-American Clan

Viet Thanh Nguyen reviews Luis Alberto Urrea’s The House of Broken…(read more)

Confessions of a “complicated” spy

This review of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer by Nikos…(read more)