College Diversity Book Club

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Public reading by Viet Thanh Nguyen
Thursday, October 26 at 7 p.m.
Presidents Hall, Franklin Hall
Seating is limited.

About the author

Viet Thanh Nguyen is the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Sympathizer and a new, celebrated collection of stories, The Refugees. He is the Aerol Arnold Chair of English and Professor of English, and American Studies and Ethnicity at the University of Southern California. His work explores identity and otherness; race and race politics; history and memory; nationalism and globalization; migration and the status of the refugee.

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s campus visit is presented by Themester 2017: Diversity. Difference. Otherness. and the College Arts and Humanities Institute

The College Diversity Book Club is presented by the College Arts and Humanities Institute in partnership with the College of Arts and Sciences’ Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Office of International Affairs, and Themester.

Faculty coordinator: Vivian Halloran, associate professor of the Department of English.