Thi Bui

Thi Bui was born in Vietnam three months before the end of the Vietnam War, and came to the United States in 1978 as part of the wave of refugees from Southeast Asia. Her debut graphic memoir, “The Best We Could Do” is a National Book Critics Circle finalist. She is the illustrator of the Caldecott Medal-winning “A Different Pond,” a children’s book by Bao Phi. She currently teaches in the M.F.A. in Comics program at the California College of the Arts. She lives in Berkeley with her son, her husband, and her mother.

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