Essays / Reviews


On Literature:

Review of “The Cemetery of Chua Village” by Doan Le on Saigoneer

Review of Da Ngan’s “An Insignificant Family” on Saigoneer

Profile of Que Mai Phan Nguyen in Saigoneer

Profile of Hoa Nguyen on Saigoneer and reblogged on the Poetry Foundation

Review of Matthew Olzmann’s “Contradictions in the Designs” in Tupelo Quarterly


Whale Worship: Exploring the Role of Whales in Vietnam’s Coastal Lore

A History of Rice Wine, Part 1: Family Stills, Prohibition and Colonial Bloodshed

A History of Rice Wine, Part 2: A Traditional Craft Slowed to a Trickle