Ra Mắt Loạt Bài Văn Chương VƯỢT THOÁT VÙNG RÌA: Những Bài Thơ Mới Của Bảo Phi

Chuyên mục Vượt Thoát Vùng Rìa ra mắt bằng những bài thơ mới của một trong những tác giả yêu …(read more)

Loạt bài Văn chương Người Mỹ gốc Việt trên DiaCRITICS :: 2015 và hơn nữa

Lời mở đầu của Dao Strom (Biên tập viên/Giám tuyển loạt bài) và  Nguyễn Thanh Việt (Tổng biên tập) cho VƯỢT THOÁT …(read more)

The Odyssey – From Vietnam to America: An Interview with Vân-Ánh Võ

New America Media editor and diaCRITIC Andrew Lam interviews composer Vân-Ánh Võ. The following article was originally printed on New America …(read more)

Starting a Queer Revolution

In 2014, Aiden Nguyễn arrived in Saigon. Coming from New York, he was surprised by the lack of a unified …(read more)

From 1960s Saigon to 1975 London: Marcelino Truong’s Graphic Novels

Nora A. Taylor reviews Vietnamese-French illustrator Marcelino Truong’s graphic novels, including Une si jolie petite guerre, which brings to life 1960s …(read more)

Queer Vietnameseness Documentary Screening

Filmmaker and USC alumn Quyên Nguyen-Le has followed the lives of three Vietnamese Americans over the span of one year in …(read more)

OUT OF THE MARGINS: Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer

We begin the new year 2016 by featuring the first chapter of Viet Thanh Nguyen‘s acclaimed debut novel, The Sympathizer, whose narrator …(read more)

Jade Hidle: Living History at VAOHP’s Vietnamese Focus Exhibit

diaCRITIC Jade Hidle visits the Vietnamese Focus: Generation of Stories exhibition, created by UC Irvine’s Vietnamese Oral History Project. This immersive …(read more)

OUT OF THE MARGINS On Giving Fire by Sophia E. Terazawa

The OUT OF THE MARGINS series continues with a piece by poet and performance artist Sophia E. Terazawa. In this essay, Terazawa …(read more)

Khanh Ho: The First International Southeast Asian Film Festival

From November 20-22, the first International Southeast Asian Film Festival will be held in San Francisco. The following article on the …(read more)


AIDEN NGUYỄN WINS IN OUR SUBSCRIBER DRIVE! diaCRITICS wants to add 100 new subscribers! The 5th, 40th, 75th, and 100th subscribers (and those …(read more)

Out of the Margins Lit Series Launch: New Poems by Bao Phi

OUT OF THE MARGINS launches with new poems by one of our favorites, Bao Phi, renowned spoken-word poet/artist and author …(read more)

diaCRITICS’ Vietnamese American Lit Series :: 2015 & Beyond

Opening statement by Dao Strom (Series Curator/Editor) and Viet Thanh Nguyen (diaCRITICS editor-in-chief) for diaCRITICS’ Vietnamese-American Lit Series, OUT OF THE …(read more)