Essays / Reviews

 

Literature Review:

“Revisiting the Women on the Island” in VietnamNews

Review of “The Cemetery of Chua Village” by Doan Le in 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

Long-form:

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

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

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