Journalism

 

Long-form Journalism:

An Ode to Lục Bình, Vietnam’s Invasive, Destructive, Beautiful Aquatic Jerk in Saigoneer

The Harrowing History of Vietnam’s Rubber Plantations in Saigoneer

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

 In Defense of Bảo Tàng Địa Chất, Saigon’s Most Neglected Museum in Saigoneer

 

Literature Reviews:

Review of “The Mountains Sing” by Nguyen Phai Que Mai Phan

“Revisiting the Women on the Island” by Ho Anh Thai in VietnamNews

Review of “Butterfly Yellow” by Thanhha Lai in Saigoneer

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

Review of Da Ngan’s “An Insignificant Family” in 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