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Quiet As They Come: A New Voice in Vietnamese American Literature

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San Jose is a "Fool for Love": A Second View of the Hit Film

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Review of Để Mai Tính (Fool for Love) Premiere

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Luke Nguyen in Viet Nam: Vietnamese Cuisine Goes Global

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Asian American arts and culture in Orange County

Orange County, California has often been dismissed as a dead …(read more)

Để Mai Tính’s (Fool for Love) US premiere

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Teleconference: The Tale of Kieu in English

an introduction to the poem for English-language readers and as an in-depth discussion of Nguyen Du’s prosody for Vietnamese literature specialists …(read more)

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