Joint Appoinment: Jackson School of International Studies
Southest Asia, Viet Nam
Phone: (206) 543-6885
Office: THO 320
Office Hours: T 2:30-3:15; Th 11:30-12:15
Ph.D., Cornell University, 1996
Striking Images: Ba Son 1925 - A Case Study of the History and Historiography
of Vietnamese Labor. Ithaca, NY: Cornell Southeast Asia Program Publications,
Imagined Ancestries of Vietnamese Communism: Ton Duc Thang and the Politics of History & Memory, Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2004.
"Museum-Shrine: Revolution and Its Tutelary Spirit in the Village
of My Hoa Hung." In Remembering New Pasts: Commemoration in Contemporary
Vietnam. Hue-Tam Ho Tai, editor. Berkeley, CA: University of California
Press, 2001, 77-105.
"Telling Life: An Approach to the Official Biography of Ton Duc
Thang." In Essays Into Vietnamese Pasts. Keith W. Taylor,
John K. Whitmore, editors. Ithaca, NY : Cornell Southeast Asia Program
Publications (Studies on Southeast Asia No. 19) 1995: 246-271.
Research in Progress
"Plural Voices: Historiography in Southern Viet Nam, 1955-1975,"
Book project on "Ton Duc Thang and the Imagined Ancestries of Vietnamese
Post-independence historians and historiography in Viet Nam
Vietnamese labor and politics during the 1920s