Nam Le

Nam Le’s first book, The Boat, was translated into 15 languages and received over a dozen major awards in Australia, America and Europe, including the PEN/Malamud Award, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Australian Prime Ministers Literary Award. The Boat has been republished as a modern classic and its stories internationally anthologised, adapted and taught. Nam’s second book, a monograph on David Malouf, was published in 2019.