August 15, 2019—New York Public Radio’s The Takeaway posted this interview with Vietnamese writer Viet Thanh Nguyen in response to Francis Ford Coppola’s release this month of a re-edited version of
This article originally appeared at wthr.com THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK (AP) – Books about racism, Vietnam and the Attica prison uprising were among those on the nonfiction longlist of the National Book Awards.
This article originally appeared at the NYTimes.com By VIET THANH NGUYEN Los Angeles — EVEN today, Americans argue over the Vietnam War: what was done, what mistakes were made, and what were the lasting effects on American
This article originally appeared at The New York Times. By VIET THANH NGUYEN LOS ANGELES — THURSDAY, the last day of April, is the 40th anniversary of the end of my war. Americans call it the Vietnam War, and the victorious
This article originally appeared at NYTimes.com. The more powerful a country is, the more disposed its people will be to see it as the lead actor in the sometimes farcical, often tragic pageant of history. So it is that we,