Viet Thanh Nguyen


Welcome to diaCRITICS 2.0!

Our new site is up and running! Almost...we haven't worked out all the kinks yet, so consider this a beta site for a while. Take a look at our new format and our articles...

Andrew Cox Interviews Linh Dinh

Andrew Cox has a most thorough interview with Linh Dinh where the frank conversation covers topics from technology to poetry and takes us through Dinh’s perspective on the State of the Union. “I’ve always been...

Linh Dinh

Linh Dinh is the author of two story collections, Fake House (2000) and Blood and Soap (2004); five books of poems, most recently Some Kind of Cheese Orgy (2009); and a novel, Love Like Hate...
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diaCRITICIZE: on (not) being Vietnamese

What does it mean to be Vietnamese? diaCRITICS editor Viet Thanh Nguyen says maybe it's time to ask another question.

diaCRITICIZE: The Stuff Vietnamese People Like

Hello. This is the first editor's note for diaCRITICS, which we've decided to call diaCRITICIZE: The Stuff Vietnamese People Like. It's silly, I know, but you'll get over it and so will we. Or maybe we won't and we'll change it later.