Monthly Archives: February, 2011

diaCRITICIZE: on (not) being Vietnamese

What does it mean to be Vietnamese? diaCRITICS editor Viet Thanh Nguyen says maybe it's time to ask another question.

Shock and Terror!: A Review of James Nguyen’s ‘Birdemic’

"Don't try looking up Birdemic in the Center for Disease Control and Prevention!" This warning comes from diaCRITIC Michelle Ton, a graduate student of Cinema and...

Subscriber Drive! Win Prizes for New Readers

It's time for our first subscriber drive. We're looking for 100 new subscribers for diaCRITICS, and we'll be giving away prizes to the 25th,...

An Interview with Dinh Q. Le, Prince Claus Award Recipient

From war machines to art: Installation artist Dinh Q. Le talks about helicopters, bicycles and contemporary art in Vietnam in an extended interview with...