Yale Vietnamese Studies Group
2008-2009
Events
Graduate Student Moderators:
Justin Barr and Anne Nguyen
Undergraduate Student Moderators:
Tam Nguyen and Vy Tran
Faculty Advisors:
Erik L. Harms and Quang Phu Van


October 31
"Premiering Three Documentaries from Vietnam"

FILM SCREENING
Discussants: Film directors, Nguyen Huu Tuan
and Phan Huyen Thu, along with Erik L. Harms, Yale University
Co-Sponsored by IVCE
Information and synopses>>

November 5
"The Sorrow of War: When Heaven and Earth Raised the Dust Storm / women (and Children) are Destined to Suffer"
Talk and Poetry Reading
Van Cam Hai
, poet, writer, journalist, Tuoi Tre Newspaper; Fellow, Texas Tech 2008-2009
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February 11
"Researching in Vietnam's Archives"

Lien-Hang Nguyen, International Security Studies, Yale University

February 18
MASTERS TEA, Ezra Stiles College

Larry Berman, UC Davis; author of "Perfect Spy: The Incredible Double Life of Pham Xuan An"
co-sponsored with the Vietnamese Student Association (ViSA)
Hosted by Ezra Stiles Master, Stephen Pitti
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February 25
"Revolutionary Authority and Wartime/Post-War Governance in Vietnam: a tentative Research Agenda"

Anne Nguyen, Department of Political Science, Yale University

March 25
"Chinese-Vietnamese Relations in the Ming Dynasty"

Kate Baldanza, East Asian Languages and Literature, Yale University

April 2
MASTERS TEA, Davenport College

"Chasing News Across Culture and Generations"
Anh Do, Vice President, Nguoi Viet Daily News
co-sponsored by the Yale Poynter Fellowship in Journalism.
Hosted by Davenport Master, Richard Schottenfeld
additional information >>

April 8
"Voices from Abroad: Diasporic Vietnamese and Vietnam"
Quan Tran, American Studies, Yale University

April 9
"History, Politics, and Vietnam: The Intersection of the Life and Career of Ngo Vinh Long and Modern Vietnamese History"

Ngo Vinh Long, University of Maine

April 15
"Real Estate Fever as a People's Movement? Rethinking 'Everyday Politics'and the Household in Post-reform Era Vietnam"

Erik Harms, Department of Anthropology, Yale University

April 22
"A Study on the Migration and Working Conditions of Vietnamese Oshins (nguoi giup viec)
in Relation with Vietnam's Contemporary Development"

Vy Tran, Yale College