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History is Not Over: An Interview with Viet Thanh Nguyen

ALEXANDER BISLEY interviews VIET THANH NGUYEN

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Author Viet Thanh Nguyen is on a hot streak. Since winning a 2016 Pulitzer Prize for The Sympathizer, his nonfiction collection Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War and this year’s short-story collection The Refugees have amassed acclaim. In an ultimately uplifting conversation with Alexander Bisley, Nguyen discussed America’s obligation to help Syrian refugees, writers’ political responsibilities, and why the past’s traumas endure.

History is Not Over: An Interview with Viet Thanh Nguyen
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