Viet Thanh Nguyen
A half-French, half-Vietnamese army captain double agent who leaves Vietnam after the fall of Saigon in 1975, taking on the alias Vo Danh (nameless):

The Sympathizer (2015)
2016 Edgar Award for Best First Novel

The Committed (2021)

Other fiction:

The Refugees (2017) [SS]


Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America (2016)

Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War (2016)

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