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An afternoon with Tran Trong Vu

Visit to Tran Trong Vu’s house in Antony, France, June …(read more)

Outspoken: Poets of the Diaspora II, featuring Andrew Lam

On April 24th, the Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network presented “Outspoken: …(read more)

Harvey Pekar

My great contemporary, friend of the world, Harvey Pekar died …(read more)

The Farmers and the Helicopters

If you are fortunate enough to live in New York …(read more)

Outspoken: Poets of the Diaspora II, featuring Kim-An Lieberman

On April 24th, the Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network presented “Outspoken: …(read more)

Notes on Exile

It was in grad school that I learned about the …(read more)

Interview with Tammy Nguyen Lee, director of Operation Babylift

Among the many controversial legacies of the Vietnam War, Operation …(read more)

Missed the Ascending Dragon

A small group show of contemporary Vietnamese artists just closed …(read more)

A “hot” romance from… VinaWood!

April saw the Việt Nam premier of Để Mai Tính, …(read more)

In the News: SEA Cinemas, Agent Orange and Fishing in Oil

Scholars and film buffs will be descending on Saigon in …(read more)

Outspoken: Poets of the Diaspora II, featuring Dao Strom

On April 24th, the Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network presented “Outspoken: …(read more)

Singer Cathy Nguyen featured in New York Times

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