Lecture by honorary doctor: War, Fiction and the Ethics of Memory
- Date: –17:00
- Location: Engelska parken Ihresalen
- Lecturer: Prof. Viet Thanh Nguyen
- Organiser: Department of Modern Languages
- Contact person: Julie Hansen
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.