Jade Hidle gives takes on Vietnamese identity using Marcel Nguyen, Olympic silver medalist in gymnastics, as the launching point.
Viet Thanh Nguyen on the mass murder of six Sikhs in Oak Creek, WI, and its connection to the violence done to, and by, Southeast Asians.
Hoangmai Pham escaped from Saigon to the US in 1975, at age 7. Her essay interweaves her family’s history in Vietnam and the US.
“Keeper of Stories” is a work-in-progress that interweaves Hoangmai Pham’s family history in Vietnam and America, and her own psychological journey surviving and understanding that history.