Literature

OUT OF THE MARGINS :: Stacey Tran

The act of reading (especially for another writer) can become an act of responding in-kind: the special form of “dialogue” that ensues from …(read more)

Eric Nguyen Reviews ‘Fish in Exile’ by Vi Khi Nao

diaCRITIC Eric Nguyen reviews Vi Khi Nao’s newest book, Fish in Exile. Grief is such a common subject in fiction, it’s …(read more)

Eric Nguyen Reviews ‘After Disasters’ by Viet Dinh

diaCRITIC Eric Nguyen reviews Viet Dinh’s debut novel After Disasters. In January 2001, an earthquake struck the Gujarat area of …(read more)

Ajar Press :: NƯỚC | WATER | COUNTRY

Nước, meaning both ‘country’ and ‘water’ is the theme explored in the latest edition of AJAR — a Vietnamese-English bilingual journal of poetry, short …(read more)

Những tiếng nói mới trong văn chương người Mỹ gốc Việt: Trò chuyện cùng Viet Thanh Nguyen, Andrew Lam, và Aimee Phan

Viet Thanh Nguyen là nhà văn người Mỹ gốc Việt đầu tiên đoạt giải Pulitzer cho cuốn tiểu thuyết đầu …(read more)

A Conversation with Authors Viet Thanh Nguyen, Andrew Lam, and Aimee Phan

Viet Thanh Nguyen became the first Vietnamese American writer to win the Pulitzer Prize for his debut novel, The Sympathizer, …(read more)

OUT OF THE MARGINS :: Adrienne Minh-Chau Le

Adrienne Minh-Chau Le’s “Letter To My Refugee Mom” is what the title suggests it is – a straightforward, sincere, moving …(read more)

Bốn bài thơ của Chieu Anh Nguyen :: Four Poems by Chieu Anh Nguyen

diaCRITICS presents 4 poems by Saigon-based poet, Chieu Anh Nguyen. Huong Nguyen’s translations for each poem follow the original Vietnamese …(read more)

ERIC NGUYỄN BÌNH LUẬN TẬP THƠ “NIGHT SKY WITH EXIT WOUNDS” CỦA OCEAN VƯƠNG

Eric Nguyen bình luận tập thơ đầu tay của Ocean Vương, Night Sky with Exit Wounds, tạm dịch Trời Đêm …(read more)

OUT OF THE MARGINS :: Vi Khi Nao

Vi Khi Nao’s writing embodies the currents and twists of desire, sensation, perception, language, and space. She is daring in …(read more)

Eric Nguyen Reviews ‘The Old Philosopher’ by Vi Khi Nao

diaCRITIC Eric Nguyen reviews Vi Khi Nao’s experimental poetry book, The Old Philosopher. At its worst, experimental poetry can be …(read more)

Fish in Exile

Vi Khi Nao’s novel, Fish in Exile, will make its first appearance on November 1, 2016. ABOUT THE BOOK How do …(read more)

The Unquiet Daughter

Danielle Flood’s memoir, The Unquiet Daughter, will be released on September 1, 2016.  ABOUT THE BOOK Danielle Flood, a journalist born …(read more)