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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (3): 79–118.
Published: 25 August 2020
...Nu-Anh Tran The famous writer and revolutionary Nhất Linh (Nguyễn Tường Tam) committed suicide on July 7, 1963, in protest against Ngô Đình Diệm, the first president of the Republic of Vietnam (RVN, or South Vietnam). Although largely ignored by Western scholars, the suicide was a major catalyst...
Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2019) 14 (4): 1–39.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Long Bui This article considers state-funded films in contemporary Vietnam and the legacy of the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam), which fell to communist forces in 1975. From a close reading of films produced on the thirtieth anniversary of the end of the war, the article deciphers complicated...
Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2016) 11 (1): 1–75.
Published: 01 May 2016
... developments were measured. Ngô Đình Diệm’s fraught symbolic resonance and significant posthumous political impact are therefore crucial dimensions to consider in evaluating his legacy. Ngô Đình Diệm Republic of Vietnam Nguyễn Văn Thiệu Religious Politics Anti-Americanism R E S E A R C H E S S A Y S...
Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2013) 8 (2): 37–80.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Martin Loicano This article examines attempts by the Second Republic of Vietnam (RVN) to call attention to perceived and real quantitative and qualitative disparities of weapons between their forces and those of their enemies. It also looks at the way Chinese, Democratic Republic of Vietnam, and US...