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“An Evening with Kim Thúy” published in the Maple Tree Literary Supplement

“Ru is a lyrical, poetic and non-linear collection of vignettes, written from the twin viewpoints of the narrator as a ten-year-old and as an adult. A word or an idea from the end of each vignette sparks the beginning of … Continue reading

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Kim Thúy Charms a Crowd in Pointe Claire.

. Just came back from a lovely literary evening listening to Kim Thúy speak about everything for her first book,  Ru, to the Princess of Monaco to the excitement of winning prizes she didn’t even know existed. I scribbled down notes … Continue reading

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