The Vietnamese with Kenneth Nguyen

Ep.#81 English - Isabelle Thuy Pelaud - Co-Founder and Executive Director of DVAN

July 23, 2021

Isabelle Thuy Pelaud is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network (DVAN), an organization that promotes Vietnamese cultural productions in the Diaspora (, and a Professor in Asian American Studies at SF State University.


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 Troubling Borders: An Anthology of Art and Literature by Southeast Asian Women in the Diaspora (2014). 

She is writing her story when time permits.

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