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Pulitzer Prize Winner Viet Nguyen Visits Penn English

Viet Thanh Nguyen, author of The Sympathizer, visited Professor Amy Kaplan’s course, “Vietnam War in Literature and Film.” An Associate Professor of English and American Studies at USC, Nguyen garnered the Pulitzer Prize for his first novel, a major fictional account of the war told through the eyes of a Vietnamese operative in the aftermath of the war. Read more about his visit in this article from the Daily Pennsylvanian.