Film, Video Chang-rae Lee and Viet Thanh Nguyen: National Book Festival 2021

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Title
Chang-rae Lee and Viet Thanh Nguyen: National Book Festival 2021
Summary
Chang-rae Lee, author of "My Year Abroad" (Riverhead), and Viet Thanh Nguyen, author of "The Committed" (Grove), discuss their early experiences as immigrants to the United States, the complexities of displacement and belonging, and the various ways their novels confront history and culture, with Elizabeth Blair, senior producer/reporter on the NPR News arts desk. Bonus content: Ryan Wolfson-Ford, Southeast Asia reference librarian from the Asian Division, describes the Library's collection of works from Vietnam and the Vietnamese diaspora.
Event Date
September 17, 2021
Running Time
43 minutes 1 seconds
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