Isabelle Thuy Pelaud

Isabelle Thuy Pelaud
Isabelle Thuy Pelaud is Professor in Asian American Studies at San Francisco State University and co-Director of the Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network (DVAN). She is the author of This Is All I Choose To Tell: History and Hybridity in Vietnamese American Literature (2011) and the co-editor of the award winning Troubling Borders: An Anthology of Art and Literature by Southeast Asian Women in the Diaspora (2014)

Tranquility: Trang T. Lê in Conversation with Isabelle Thuy Pelaud

"With every painting, I struggle. I struggle with the composition and color, like how I struggle with life.  As I am working on it, through it, I heal."

Michele Janette’s ‘My Viet’—A Review by Isabelle Thuy Pelaud

Two groundbreaking books on Vietnamese American literature released in one year!? Here DVAN founder Isabelle Thuy Pelaud, author of This Is All I Choose To Tell:...

Stories from Beyond: A Recap of the Beyond the War Panel

What does it mean for Vietnamese Americans to be "beyond the war"? A featured writer on diaCRITICS for her new book, this is all...

Ru, a novel by Kim Thuy

Do you enjoy reading diaCRITICS? Then please consider subscribing! diaCRITICS will periodically post blogs from other places. So our next guest blog is from Isabelle Thuy...