DVAN’s Holiday Fundraiser—Reckoning with a Tour de Force

A managing editor of diaCRITICS remembers, in writing and in photographs, the holiday fundraising party celebrating the release of Isabelle Thuy Pelaud’s long-awaited book this is all i choose to tell: History and Hybridity in Vietnamese American Literature. Originally I was supposed to fly to Seattle that night to visit my little sister, but I delayed my flight in order …(read more)

Dark Tourism to Pulau Galang

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A Look at "Realism in Asian Art" & "Avant-Garde in Asian Art"

diaCRITICS occasionally has guest bloggers. Here Boitran Huynh-Beattie—a professor, curator and art historian in Australia—reviews her experience in October in …(read more)