Monthly Archives: September 2014

Jade Hidle Reviews Mark Pomeroy’s Novel The Brightwood Stillness

To be released by Oregon University Press in October, Mark Pomeroy’s The Brightwood Stillness follows two Portland high school teachers, Nate Davis and Hieu Nguyen,...

Last Days in Vietnam Premieres in Irvine

Last Days in Vietnam Premieres in Irvine Theater premiere serves as beginning of 8-month engagement campaign. This Friday, September 26, Rory Kenendy’s new documentary Last Days in...

Jade Hidle Reviews Last Days in Vietnam Documentary

An official selection at this year’s Sundance Film Festival and winner of the audience award for best feature film at the Nantucket Film Festival,...

Top Five Most Critical of July

IT’S  FINALLY HERE! THE TOP FIVE MOST READ POSTS OF JULY ON DIACRITICS! READ YOUR FAVORITES AGAIN OR DISCOVER SOMETHING YOU’VE OVERLOOKED. SO, STAY TUNED...

BÀI NGỢI CA CHỮ “ƠI”

Trong bài văn ngắn này, erin Khuê Ninh, biên tập viên và nhà giáo dục, chiêm nghiệm sự tinh tế của tiếng Việt mà...

Review of “The Gift of Freedom: War, Debt, and Other Refugee Passages”

Evyn Lê Espiritu, a UC Berkeley Rhetoric PhD student gives us an in-depth review of Mimi Thi Nguyen's The Gift of Freedom: War, Debt, and Other...