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It’s time for our third subscriber drive. We’re looking for 100 new subscribers for diaCRITICS, and we’ll be giving away a signed first edition of The Sympathizer, diaCRITICS' editor Viet Thanh Nguyen's new novel. Previous winners include our 40th subscriber, Daniel Carroll, and our 5th subscriber, Jora Trang. Publishers Weekly calls it one...
Eric Nguyen gives a review of David Joiner's Lotusland, which tells the story of Nathan Monroe, a young American writer living in Vietnam. Though this setting contains the potential for a more in-depth discussion of the privilege that comes with being an expat in a developing country, Joiner's work focuses instead...
It’s time for our third subscriber drive. We’re looking for 100 new subscribers for diaCRITICS, and we’ll be giving away a signed first edition of The Sympathizer, diaCRITICS' editor Viet Thanh Nguyen's new novel. Previous winners include our 40th subscriber, Daniel Carroll, and our 5th subscriber, Jora Trang. Publishers Weekly calls it one...
DANIEL CARROLL WINS IN OUR SUBSCRIBER DRIVE! diaCRITICS wants to add 100 new subscribers! The 5th, 40th, 75th, and 100th subscribers (and those who referred them) get their pick of prizes. Daniel Carroll is our 40th subscriber. He wins a signed first edition of Viet Thanh Nguyen's The Sympathizer. In addition, because Nguyen Qui Duc referred...
Dear subscribers and readers, Perhaps you noticed that diaCRITICS didn't publish anything from May 9th until early this month. Well, we did publish several articles, but you may not have received notification of them, because our email client died. We--that is, I--didn't catch that problem until July. What happened? My...
HERE ARE THE TOP FIVE MOST READ POSTS OF APRIL ON DIACRITICS! READ YOUR FAVORITES AGAIN OR DISCOVER SOMETHING YOU’VE OVERLOOKED. SO, STAY TUNED TO SEE WHICH POSTS MAKE IT TO THE TOP!    Have you subscribed to diaCRITICS yet? Subscribe and win prizes! Read more details. Here are the posts that got...