Wed 06 Aug 2014, 7 pm
Di Li, popular Vietnamese author and translator, will have a conversation with Dick Gebuys, Dutch poet, historian, playwright.
DI LI will converse with Dick about his Vietnamese themed poetry that she has translated into Vietnamese and Dick will talk with Di Li about her popular short stories.
DI LI is one of Vietnam’s foremost and successful younger writer of short stories, crime thrillers, non fiction and biography. Her written work enjoys huge popularity in Vietnam and her short stories have been published in English to great reviews. Di Li is also a recognized translator of popular English language fiction.
Dick Gebuys is a teacher of literature in Holland and a frequent research visitor to Vietnam. He is a recognized poet and playwright and active in cultural theater programs. A selection of his 30 poems about Vietnam were translated by Di Li and published in a leading literary magazine. At present he is writing a book about Vietnam.
Language: The conversation will be in English with some Vietnamese translation.
Free Entry … you can reserve a seat if you wish.
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