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Dec.27.2010
Andrew Lam (born 1964) is a Vietnamese American writer. He was born in South Vietnam, where he led a privileged life as the son of General Lâm Quang Thi of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam. He attended Lycée Yersin in Dalat.[1] Lam left Vietnam with his family during the fall of Saigon in April...
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Dec.27.2010
Andrew Lam joins us to discuss his new book, "East Eats West: Writing In Two Hemispheres," a collection of essays about globalization and bridging gaps between Asian and Western cultures. Host: Michael Krasny Guests: Andrew Lam, editor of New America Media and author of "East Eats West: Writing in...
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Oct.02.2009
In this whimsically-drawn and thoughtfully-told story, children learn what it means to be global by visiting the pyramids, eating sushi, celebrating Kwanzaa, and learning how to say “hello” in Swahili. The book is a conversation starter for parents and educators to teach children about the...