AUTHORS & SPEAKERS

Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai

Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai

Vietnam – Indonesia

Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai is the best-selling author of The Mountains Sing - a New York Times Editor’s Choice. She is the first Vietnamese national whose fiction in English has been published to international acclaim. Her eight books of poetry, fiction and non-fiction in Vietnamese have earned her some of the top literary awards in Việt Nam including the Hà Nội Writers Association’s Poetry of the Year 2010 Award, the Capital’s Literature & Arts Award, and First Prize - the Poetry Competition About 1,000 Years Hà Nội. Quế Mai has a PhD in Creative Writing from Lancaster University (United Kingdom).

Photo Credit: Vũ Thị Vân Anh

Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai is featured in the following SWF event(s):

A Sense of Place

7 Nov, Sat 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
SISTIC Live
Festival Pass Event

These Stories Have Old Bones

8 Nov, Sun 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
SISTIC Live
Festival Pass Event