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Editor’s Picks: Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Top Ten Most Critical of 2011

diaCRITICS editor Viet Thanh Nguyen's Top Ten Posts of the year 2011. A little over a year and a half ago diaCRITICS began publishing. Since then, we've published two hundred and fortysomething essays, reviews, and...

Thanhha Lai wins National Book Award

Thanhha Lai's Inside Out and Back Again won the National Book Award, one of the most prestigious literary awards in the United States. Inside Out and Back Again Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers   ABOUT THE BOOKFor all the...

Monthly Surprise: Five Voices from the Vietnamese Diaspora

Every month we do a Monthly Surprise by hitting the Surprise Me button on the home page and seeing what comes up from our archives. This month we look again at diaCRITIC and poet...

Help Linh Dinh! Postcards from the End of America

Linh Dinh, diaCRITIC and acclaimed fiction writer and poet, has a project on poverty and photography in the United States. Now he needs your help in funding that project! He has a November 11th...

October’s Most Critical Posts

Every month we list the Top Ten Most Critical Posts, which are the ones published in that month that have gotten the most hits. But this month, we'll be including posts from August through...

DVAN Holiday Fundraiser!

Diacritics is the blog of the Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network (DVAN, dvanonline.com). Join us on December 10th in San Francisco for our holiday fundraiser, with food, drinks, art, dancing and silent auction, Saturday, December...