MONTHLY ARCHIVES : October, 2019


Viet Thanh Nguyen speaks at the Idaho Humanities Council’s 16th annual North Idaho Distinguished Humanities Lecture and Dinner in The Coeur d’Alene Resort. COEUR…(read more)

Watch “Past to Present: The Echoes of War,” Viet Thanh Nguyen and others speak about war and history at the 2016 LA Times Book Festival

Viet Nguyen (USC Professor and author of The Sympathizer), Rita Gabis (Poet and author of A Guest at the Shooters’ Banquet), and Dawn Anahid…(read more)

A Vietnamese haunting in America

Andy Kerstetter of Idaho Mountain Express discusses The Sympathizer and Viet Thanh Nguyen’s experiences as a young refugee. No matter what he did, Viet Thanh Nguyen has always…(read more)

Remembering One Another’s Inhumanity: On Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Vietnam War

This review of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Nothing Ever Dies and The Sympathizer by Judy Tzu-Chun Wu was featured in Volume 52, Issue 1 of the Journal…(read more)

A double agent in Vietnam

A review of The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen originally published on WAZ.  Für das sich Anfang der 80er Jahre formierende Theater an der…(read more)

Torn in Two by War and Friendship

Chris Cummins reviews The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Originally published on FM4.  Hilarious, devastating and gripping, Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel…(read more)

The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen: “The Sympathizer”, A wonderful malicious disassembly

Von Thomas Wörtche reviews Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer. Originally published by Deutschlandfunk Kultur.  Geschichten über den Vietnamkrieg sind fast immer aus USA-Sicht geschrieben.…(read more)

Viet Thanh Nguyen: Apokalypse für Nicht-Amerikaner

Sacha Verna interviews Viet Thanh Nguyen for Der Standard. Der vietnamesisch-amerikanische Autor hat einen Spionageroman über den Vietnamkrieg geschrieben, der als Satire und Analyse zur…(read more)

The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen, Dutch Cover

King Cong

Graa Boomsma reviews The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Originally published by De Groene Amsterdammer.  In de nieuwe Vietnam-roman van Viet Thanh Nguyen zijn…(read more)

Now the Vietnamese team breaks out

Auke Hulst reviews The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Originally published by NRC.  Over de Vietnamoorlog is vooral verteld vanuit de Amerikaan. De sympathisant geeft het…(read more)