World Policy Journal speaks with Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen, who criticizes an “industry of memory” that creates and bolsters a single version of history. Hollywood, the Vietnamese-American author says, is a “very powerful propaganda ministry” that seduces audiences to identify with the American perspective.
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Viet Thanh Nguyen; A Novel Intervention: Remembering the Vietnam War. World Policy Journal 1 September 2016; 33 (3): 65–71. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/07402775-3713017
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