Yearly Archives: 2013

Top Five Most Critical of October

It’s here! The Top Five most read posts of October on diaCRITICS! Read your favorites again or discover something you’ve overlooked. So, stay tuned...

Thuy Linh: Match Thy Neighbors

Thuy Linh of Thanh Nien News offers a critical analysis of contemporary Vietnamese cinema, demonstrating the ways in which Vietnamese filmmakers can learn from the regional...

Rhino horns, Tiger Teeth and Why Asians Eat Wildlife to Extinction

Sonny Le reflects on the cultural practice of eating wildlife, emphasizing the need to implement conservation education to the Vietnamese cultural mindset to prevent...

A Vietnamese American Protest Organizer’s History Against Miss Saigon

As one of the longest-running Broadway musical in musical theatre history, Miss Saigon has received plenty of praise but also a whole lot of...

The Vietnamese American Oral History Project: The Transience of Small Things

Khanh Ho writes a fictional story inspired by Nguyen Chi Thien, a dissident poet who died last year. After editing his obituary for Diacritics and then...

October 2013 News and Events Updates

What happened in October 2013: news and events relating to Vietnamese at home and in the diaspora. It’s time for our second subscriber drive. We’re...