Andrew Lam is an editor with New America Media and the author of Perfume Dreams: Reflections on the Vietnamese Diaspora and East Eats West: Writing in Two Hemispheres. His latest book, Birds of Paradise Lost, a collection of short stories about Vietnamese refugees struggling to rebuild their lives in California, was published March, 2013. He spoke at the Vietnam War Symposium at Eau Clair in Wisconsin last year.
Read his blog on Huffing Post. Tweet: https://twitter.com/andrewqlam