Winner of the Pulitzer Prize

Viet Thanh Nguyen: The Sympathizer

Viet Thanh Nguyen, 2017 MacArthur Fellow

Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses The Sympathizer and the Vietnam War in this interview with Robert Scheer of KCRW’s Scheer Intelligence. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author discusses his acclaimed novel and the legacy of the Vietnam War. USC professor Viet Thanh Nguyen won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for his novel The Sympathizer and is a 2017 MacArthur Fellow. […]

Viet Thanh Nguyen on being a refugee and being unwanted

Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses The Refugees and his experiences in this interview for KCRW with Amy Ta.  Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen’s new book “The Refugees” is coming out at a time of heated national discussions around President Donald Trump’s executive orders on immigrants and refugees coming to the United States. Nguyen, himself, is […]