Viet was born in Ban Mê Thuột, Viet Nam (now spelled Buôn Mê Thuột after , a year which brought enormous changes to many things, including the Vietnamese. After spending time in a refugee camp in the Philippines, Nguyen arrived in the United States. He is now a dentist in New York City. An interview with Eric Nguyen about his debut novel, and learning more about Vietnamese writers working now gave me the permission. Trusting Social. - Present8 years. Singapore. TrustingSocial is inventing Credit Scoring , to make lending faster. View Nguyen Nguyen La Dai's profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest Nguyen has 1 job listed on their profile. Join now to see all activity. Nguyen's feelings about Francis Ford Coppola's war epic are still somewhat raw. “'Apocalypse Now' is an important work of art,” Mr. Nguyen. THE COMMITTED By Viet Thanh Nguyen. What the immigrant, the ghost, the spy and the war have in common is that they are all gothic subjects. the academic Viet Thanh Nguyen took 20 years to publish his first Nguyen, review — the Vietnamese story Apocalypse Now doesn't show. Pulitzer Prize-winner, MacArthur Genius, Guggenheim Fellow, and now the first Asian American to join the Pulitzer Board. Dr. Viet Thanh Nguyen's novel The. There are few stories where love is this effusive, and ever-present. Where the main characters are often tender and considerate towards each.