Viet Thanh Nguyen(2016)
Viet Thanh Nguyen was born in Vietnam and raised in America. His stories have appeared in Best New American Voices, TriQuarterly, Narrative, and the Chicago Tribune. He is the author of the academic book Race and Resistance and a new work of nonfiction, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War. He teaches English and American Studies at the University of Southern California and lives in Los Angeles.