A man of two faces: Novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen returns with 'The Committed'

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His tragicomic narrator dazzled the literary scene in his debut novel "The Sympathizer", winning Viet Thanh Nguyen the Pulitzer Prize in 2016. The author's nameless Franco-Vietnamese protagonist returns for a sequel entitled "The Committed". Viet joins us in the studio to talk about the complex political and personal forces that shaped his fictional creation.

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