Cafe Gac Trinh: the Trinh Cong Son House in Hue

Ask anyone from Vietnam who Trinh Cong Son is and they’ll either recite you some of his lyrics or tell you about the significance of his music. Son's compositions of around 600 songs span over 30 years of Vietnamese history. International press dubbed Trinh Cong Son the Bob Dylan of Vietnam. His blend of folk … Continue reading Cafe Gac Trinh: the Trinh Cong Son House in Hue

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Finished: ‘Explore Hue with Tim Doling’ a Talk on Hue History for a Global Audience 29/09/2018

This Event has Ended. Thank you to everyone that came along! It was a fantastic evening. VTV kindly produced a short segment covering the event. You can find the footage here at 13:45. ------- Local History for a Global Audience Tiếng việt dưới đây Join us for this exclusive event! Historian Tim Doling will be … Continue reading Finished: ‘Explore Hue with Tim Doling’ a Talk on Hue History for a Global Audience 29/09/2018

The Clandestine History of Vietnam: Interview with Historian Tim Doling

Vietnam’s History I first came across Tim Doling in 2014 when I discovered the facebook group 'Saïgon Chợ Lớn Then & Now'. As well as one of the groups founders, Tim frequently contributes to the history group which now boasts more than 6,000 members. He has also started other ‘Then & Now'’ groups for different … Continue reading The Clandestine History of Vietnam: Interview with Historian Tim Doling

Video: Hue, Vietnam. History and incredible drone shots by Citizens of Everywhere

Hue was recently visited by vloggers Citizens of Everywhere. The young travelling historians crafted together a bitesized 2-part mini series of Hue. In the series, Aaron and Adam detail some of the more unique facts and landmarks dotted around the city. There are also some top-quality drone shots in the video. Watch the video below! … Continue reading Video: Hue, Vietnam. History and incredible drone shots by Citizens of Everywhere