Fall 2018

VOICES ON VIETNAM FALL 2018 SPEAKERS’ SERIES presents Professor Lien-Hang Nguyen Dorothy Borg Associate Professor in the History of the United States and East Asia, Columbia University “Rethinking Tet 1968 Fifty Years Later” Monday, October 15, 2018 Talk & Lunch: 12PM in 374 Rockefeller Hall Cosponsored by the Departments of Asian Studies, Government, and History, Reppy Institute for Peace and…

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2018 Dans la Zone Libre

DANS LA ZONE LIBRE  //  IN THE FREE ZONE  //  TRONG VÙNG TỰ DO A play by Yen Vu Tuesday, March 27, 2018 Theatrical Reading & Reception: 6PM at G76 Goldwin Smith Hall, Lewis Auditorium Synopsis: Between October 1939 and June 1940, almost 20,000 Vietnamese men were conscripted for labor as Ouvriers non-specialisés (ONS), to come to aid…

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Fall 2017

VOICES ON VIETNAM FALL 2017 SPEAKERS’ SERIES presents Professor Doan Cam Thi (Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales) “Writing the Self in Contemporary Vietnamese Literature” Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Lecture: 12:00PM-1:30PM in 164 Klarman Hall Professor Emmanuel Poisson (Paris VII Diderot) “The Place of Translation in a Historian’s Itinerary” Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Lecture: 5:00PM-6:30PM…

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2017 Immigration Forum

VOICES ON VIETNAM 2017 COMMUNITY FORUM Ducson Nguyen (Alderperson, Ithaca 2nd Ward) Professor Phuong Nguyen (Asian American Studies, Ithaca College) David Rhodes (Founding Member, Ithaca Welcomes Refugees) Thinking Through the Immigration Subject: A Conversation on Refugee, Civil Liberties, and Diversity Monday, February 13, 2017 Dinner & Forum: 6PM to 8PM at Kahin Center Special thanks:…

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Fall 2016

VOICES ON VIETNAM FALL 2016 SPEAKERS’ SERIES presents H.E. Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga Permanent Representative of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam to the United Nations, 2014-present “Viet Nam in the 21st Century” Tuesday, November 15, 2016 Meeting: 8:30-9:30AM, 374 Rockefeller Hall (Asian Studies Lounge) with undergraduate students from the Cornell International Affairs Society and Cornell…

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Spring 2016

VOICES ON VIETNAM SPRING 2016 SPEAKERS’ SERIES presents Professor Christopher Goscha (History, Université du Québec à Montréal) “Towards a History of Modern Vietnam” Thursday, May 5, 2016 Book Talk: 5-7PM in Ruth Woolsey Findley History of Art Gallery (Goldwin Smith Hall) – The Penguin History of Modern Vietnam (Allen Lane, 2016) Introduction by Phi Vân Nguyen, a…

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Fall 2015

VOICES ON VIETNAM FALL 2015 SPEAKERS’ SERIES presents Nhã Ca with introduction by Professor Olga Dror (Texas A&M University) “Mourning Headband for Huế: a riveting account of the Tết Offensive”  Thursday, October 27, 2016 Lecture: 12-2PM in 374 Rockefeller Hall (Asian Studies Lounge) Q&A Interpreter: Thuy Tranviet (Senior Vietnamese Lecturer, Asian Studies, Cornell University) Film Screening:…

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Spring 2015

VOICES ON VIETNAM SPRING 2015 SPEAKERS’ SERIES presents Professor Keith Taylor (Chair, Asian Studies at Cornell University) With Professor Fred Logevall (Stephen ’59 and Madeline ’60 Anbinder Professor of History at Cornell University) “The State of Vietnam: 40 Years After the Vietnam War” Wednesday, April 19, 2015 Lecture: 12-2PM in 374 Rockefeller Hall (Asian Studies Lounge) Film Screening:…

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2012 Symposium

Voices from the South: New Testimonies from the Last Leaders of South Vietnam June 11-12, 2012 Kahin Center for Advanced Research in Southeast Asian Studies 640 Stewart Ave, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York This Symposium was sponsored by the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies and the Department of Asian Studies at Cornell University with…

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