Viet Thanh Nguyen

April 30

diaCRITICS editor Viet Thanh Nguyen offers some thoughts on April 30.  Today is what many Vietnamese in the diaspora call …(read more)

Anger in the Asian American Novel: An Interview with Viet Thanh Nguyen

Paul Tran sits down with Viet Thanh Nguyen, Diacritics editor and author of the bestselling novel The Sympathizer. In this …(read more)

By Heart: Viet Thanh Nguyen on Finding Inspiration in Other Books

The Atlantic presents By Heart, a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature. Viet Thanh Nguyen …(read more)

Jeff Kingston: Memory Wars and the Vietnam Debacle

April 30th marks the fortieth anniversary of the ‘fall of Saigon’, as Americans remember it, the day that the North …(read more)


“Là người Việt Nam” nghĩa là gì? Tổng Biên Tập trang diaCRITICS Nguyễn Thanh Việt cho rằng có lẽ đã …(read more)

Win a Copy of Viet Nguyen’s debut novel The Sympathizer

diaCRITICS editor Viet Thanh Nguyen’s debut novel The Sympathizer is coming out in April. Win a free copy on Goodreads! …(read more)

diaCRITICIZE: On Ferguson

Michael Eric Dyson’s “Where Do We Go after Ferguson?” made diaCRITICS editor Viet Thanh Nguyen think about how hard it is to …(read more)

Luke Nguyễn Tại Việt Nam: Ẩm Thực Việt Vươn Ra Thế Giới

Nguyễn Thanh Việt bàn luận về sô nấu ăn của Luke Nguyễn trên TV và các món ăn Việt Nam anh nấu. For the original English version of this article, click here. …(read more)

Tháng Tư Đen/Black April

Trong bài này, Tổng Biên Tập của diaCRITICS Nguyễn Thanh Việt bàn về ý nghĩa của “Tháng Tư Đen”, hoặc …(read more)

Vietnamese Accent Marks, More Than Ink-Deep: In Conversation with Viet Nguyen

In the most recent issue of Arts Illustrated, DiaCRITICS’ editor Viet Thanh Nguyen was interviewed to discuss his personal journey as a …(read more)

Suboi, Viet Nam’s Female Rapper

Have you heard about the rising Vietnamese rapper, Suboi? diaCRITICS editor Viet Thanh Nguyen on why you should listen to her music. …(read more)

Editor’s Choice: Highlights from diaCRITICS 2012

diaCRITICS editor Viet Thanh Nguyen picks his top ten posts of 2012.  [Do you enjoy reading diaCRITICS? Then please consider …(read more)

diaCRITICIZE: this is my rifle, this is my gun…

…this is for fighting, this is for fun. This is an article about the recent massacre of six Sikh Americans …(read more)