Monthly Archives: July 2010

The Farmers and the Helicopters

If you are fortunate enough to live in New York City I strongly advise you to check out this new art exhibit by Vietnamese...

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

On April 24th, the Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network presented “Outspoken: Vietnamese Poets of the Diaspora II” at Fort Mason in San Francisco. Six writers...

Notes on Exile

It was in grad school that I learned about the exilic condition. I even took a seminar on it and we read a bunch...

Interview with Tammy Nguyen Lee, director of Operation Babylift

Among the many controversial legacies of the Vietnam War, Operation Babylift dramatically brought the results of U.S. Cold War policy to the front doorsteps...

Missed the Ascending Dragon

A small group show of contemporary Vietnamese artists just closed at the Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena, CA.  The group exhibition, The...