Monthly Archives: March 2014

Writers’ Spotlight: Bich Minh Nguyen

The Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network and the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center are proud to present the Fourth San Francisco Diasporic Vietnamese Literary Festival...

Kim Nguyen’s War Witch (Rebelle)

Vinh Nguyen reviews the award-winning film by Kim Nguyen, War Witch (Rebelle). The film explores the themes of survival, family, and home through a child soldier's...

Anti-Asian Racism in Germany? Asian Germans Mobilize

A coalition of Asian Germans and their supporters are mobilizing around an incident of anti-Asian racism in Germany. Here's the incriminating image, displayed at...

February 2014 News and Events Updates

What happened in February 2014: news and events relating to Vietnamese at home and in the diaspora. It’s time for our second subscriber drive. We’re...

Jade Hidle: Vietnamese German Philipp Rösler and Transnational Adoption

Born in Vietnam but raised in Germany by his adoptive parents, Philipp Rösler is now a powerful political figure in contemporary German politics. Despite his...

Mindfulness Retreats for Young Vietnamese Americans and Canadians

diaCRITICS recently received word from students of Zen master Thích Nhất Hạnh about four North American mindfulness retreats by and for Vietnamese American young adults,...