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Stories about Literature

Typee, by Herman Melville

Girls with Flowers in their Hair

Kenneth Champeon - kchampeon [19,689]

Review of Herman Melville's Typee

Destinations: Indonesia
Topics: Literature
Horse cart, Bagan, Burma.

The Real Burma

Kenneth Champeon - kchampeon [19,689]

Review of "Burma behind the Mask", edited by Jan Donkers and Minka Nijhuis, Burma Centrum Nederland, 1996.

Destinations: Burma
Topics: Literature

A Laotian Journey to the Land of the Giants

Kenneth Champeon - kchampeon [19,689]

Review of Laotian-American TC Huo's novel Land of Smiles.

Destinations: Laos | Mekong River
Topics: Literature
The Map of Lost Memories by Kim Fay

Book Review: The Map of Lost Memories by Kim Fay

Celeste Heiter - cheiter [29,253]

Kim Fay's The Map of Lost Memories takes its characters and its readers into a forbidden world of political intrigue and treachery, on a death-defying mission of ecumenical proportions.

Destinations: Vietnam | Cambodia | China
Topics: Travel | Literature | Women & Travel | 20th Century History | Art | Culture | People | Religion | Ancient History | Architecture

The Eyes of Hoian

Nguyen Thi Lan - lanhqt [217]

Whenever I come to Hoian I love to see the eyes over the doors of old houses. To me they are so spiritual. They are there to welcome friendly people, but also to send away the evil spirit to protect...

Destinations: Vietnam
Topics: Culture | Literature | Women & Travel
The Wandering Falcon, by Jamil Ahmad

India dominates Man Asian book prize shortlist

Agence-France Presse AFP - Global [28,656]

An unprecedented seven authors compete for the 2011 Man Asian Literary Prize...

Destinations: India | China | Pakistan | Japan | Korea, S
Topics: Literature

Banned books hot property in censored Vietnam

Agence-France Presse AFP - Global [28,656]

Vietnam's pop culture is attracting the attention of print censors ...

Destinations: Vietnam
Topics: Literature
New Year Games in Sapa, Vietnam

New Year in Northern Vietnam

Vietnam Heritage Travel - davidvht [326]

New Year in Northern Vietnam...

Destinations: Vietnam
Topics: Culture | Travel | Literature | Religion | Traditions | Nature
The Quiet American

Film Review: The Quiet American

Celeste Heiter - cheiter [29,253]

Based on the famed Graham Greene novel of the same name, The Quiet American stars Michael Caine as British journalist Thomas Fowler and Brendan Fraser as American medical aid administrator Alden Pyle.

Destinations: Vietnam
Topics: People | Literature | Performing Arts | 20th Century History | War & Conflict
Green Tea

Film Review: Green Tea

Celeste Heiter - cheiter [29,253]

Based on a short story Adiliya by the River by Jin Renshun, Green Tea zooms in on the world of blind dating.

Destinations: China
Topics: People | Literature | Performing Arts
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