Lecture by honorary doctor: War, Fiction and the Ethics of Memory

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Engelska parken Ihresalen
  • Lecturer: Prof. Viet Thanh Nguyen
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  • Organiser: Department of Modern Languages
  • Contact person: Julie Hansen
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A lecture by Prof. Viet Thanh Nguyen, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Sympathizer, on war and the ethics of memory.

Viet Thanh Nguyen is Professor of English, Comparative Literature, and American Studies & Ethnicity at the University of Southern California and author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Sympathizer (2015). His other works include the short-story collection The Refugees (2017) and the scholarly monograph Nothing Ever Dies.

Lecture by honorary doctor: War, Fiction and the Ethics of Memory