Viet Thanh Nguyen tests the limit of fiction.
The enigma of King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s remarkable seventy-year reign over Thailand.
The éminence grise of the Cambodian genocide.
Who needs friends when a whole country is in love with you?
The legacy of Vietnam’s doi moi.
Where magical realism and gritty realism meets.
The time has come to ‘re-think’ Asian Studies so that it can make sense to a population that sees ‘the mystery of Asia’ in new ways.
The latest in verse from around the Mekong region.
Author László Krasznahorkai despairingly fails to find any remaining evidence of Chinese civilisation in modern China.
By his own account, Duch had no control over what happened inside S-21, but his masters expected him to produce confessions.