Nam Le

Nam Le is the author of On David Malouf: Writers on Writers. Le’s first book The Boat was translated into 14 languages and received over a dozen major awards in Australia, America and Europe, including the Australian Prime Minister's Literary Award, the Melbourne Prize for New Writing, the PEN/Malamud Award, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award and the Dylan Thomas Prize. It was selected as a book of the year by over 30 venues worldwide, and its stories are widely anthologised, adapted and taught.