Transnationalizing Viet Nam: Community, Culture, and Politics in the Diaspora

Book talk by

Kieu-Linh Caroline Valverde
Asian American Studies, University of California, Davis

Monday, November 19, 2012

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Young Hall 4216 (near the Court of the Sciences)

UCLA Campus

Vietnamese diasporic relations affect—and are directly affected by—events in Viet Nam. In Transnationalizing Viet NamKieu-Linh Caroline Valverde explores these connections, providing a nuanced understanding of this globalized community. Valverde draws on 250 interviews and almost two decades of research to show the complex relationship between Vietnamese in the diaspora and those back at the homeland.

Web announcement here.
Free and open to the public.


Co-sponsored by the Asian Pacific Coalition at UCLA.

Upcoming Southeast Asia Events at UCLA


Wednesday, November 14, 2012

2013-2014 FLAS Fellowship Information Session

Learn about opportunities for language and area studies fellowships for the summer and academic year. Graduate and undergraduate students in all disciplines are invited.

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM


Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Creating a New Museum for Thailand: The Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles

Colloquium with Dale Carolyn Gluckman, Former curator and department head, Costume and Textiles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies
11274 Bunche Hall
P.O. Box 951487
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1487
Telephone: 310-206-9163
Fax: 310-206-3555
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