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August 22, 2019

Episode: 9

Hosts: Jennifer Tran and Trami Cron

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Welcome to Chopsticks Alley's History, Myths, and Legends Podcast Series. In this episode, we explore a classic Vietnamese tale. If you grew up in a Vietnam the...

June 20, 2019

Chopsticks Alley Podcast Episode 8:

An Interview With Spoken Word Poet Kristina Robertson

Hosts: Jennifer Tran & Trami Cron

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Guest: Kristina Robertson
Edited by: Jennifer Tran

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April 10, 2018

Chopsticks Alley Podcast Episode 7:

A discussion with author Lily Hoang about identity and gender roles in Hoang's book, A Bestiary.

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Guest: Lily Hoang
Edited by: Carolyn Le

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September 10, 2017

Chopsticks Alley Podcast Episode 6

Last Night I Dreamed of Bac Ho, Evil Commie or Gentle Bac Ho? Ho Chi Minh - Part 2

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Guest: Dr. Peter Zinoman
Hosts: Carolyn Lê & Trami Cron

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August 16, 2017

Chopsticks Alley Podcast Episode 5

Who Was Ho Chi Minh? Part I: The Rise of Ho Chi Minh

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Guests: Dr. Peter Zinoman
Hosts: Carolyn Lê & Trami Cron

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What kind of person was Hồ Chí Minh?

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July 15, 2017

Episode: 4

Topic: Traveling to Vietnam, What Changed between 1997 and now from a Euro American perspective and Vietnamese American perspective?

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June 9, 2017

Episode: 3

Topic: History, Myths and Legends Podcast Series: Revenge, Human Rights, Justice & Freedom! Việt Nam's Beloved Heroines, Hai Bà Trưng

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May 20, 2017

Episode: 2

Topic: French Rats in Hà Nội: The Effects of French Colonial Rule in Việt Nam

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Host: Carolyn Lê, Literature Editor of Chopsticks Alley Publication

May 3, 2017

Episode: 1

Topic: An Incomplete History: Inheriting the Generational Trauma of the Vietnam War

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Host:  Trami Cron

Guests:  Ngọc Như Thi Chung & Thùy Linh Lê

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"To understand one's self and others, we need to understa...

May 1, 2017

This edited article is from Loa, an independent news website and podcast broadcasting stories about Vietnam, and is republished on Chopsticks Alley as part of a content-sharing agreement.

By Giang Nguyễn

Published November 2, 2015;

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