Monthly Archives: February 2011

Jade Hidle Brings BANANA 2 to You!

Calling all bloggers, twitter and fb users, all internet savvy folk!  diaCRITIC Jade Hidle gives us the insider's scoop and an in-depth view of...

A Review: Nathalie Nguyen’s Memory is Another Country

How have Vietnamese women remembered the past? Laura Chirot reviews Nathalie Huynh Chau Nguyen's book, Memory is Another Country: Women of the Vietnamese Diaspora. Santa...

Jade Hidle: An Interview and Review of GB Tran’s VIETNAMERICA

Graphic novels and comic books are high literature now, and Vietnamese American writers are breaking into the scene. diaCRITIC Jade Hidle reviews and interviews...

The Miniature Work of Diem Chau

You have to see these amazing sculptures carved from Crayola crayons! diaCRITIC Lien Truong talks with Diem Chau about her inspirations and challenges as an...

The Making of a Vietnamese American Singer-Songwriter

Giana Nguyễn's new album is coming out in two days, and diaCRITIC Thúy Võ Đặng is here to tell us more about the singer and...

My Father’s Waterloo—Vietnam, Napoleon and Our Family Vacation

What do the Vietnam War, Napoleon and Waterloo have in common?  Andrew Lam tells us the answer. In his new book East Eats West: Writing in...