Japanese professor Masaaki Shimizu has been presented with the 2017 Balaban Award by the US-based Vietnamese Nom Preservation Foundation (VNPF) for his contributions to preserving Vietnam’s ancient script.
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Covers of two books of Vietnamese poetry collections translated by Balaban: ‘Ca Dao Vietnam: Vietnam Folk Poetry,’ (L) and ‘Spring Essence: The Poetry of Ho Xuan Huong’ (R) / FILE PHOTOS
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Professor Mai Quoc Lien, director of the Research Centre for National Culture, has been given an award for his helping preserve the Han-Nom (calligraphic script).
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John Balaban has long held a fervent love for Vietnamese folk culture.
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(VOV) - Nguyễn – the most common Vietnamese family name – has been named the fourth most popular surname in the world, according to the World Geography.
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(VOV) - John Balaban has long held a fervent love for Vietnamese folk culture. A poet, a professor of English at North Carolina State University, and the former President of the American Literary Translators Association, he also authors many books about Vietnam.
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The Vietnamese Nôm Preservation Foundation presented its annual Balaban Award to IT specialist Phan Anh Dung of Hue Sunday.
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Authors and translators from many countries will gather at a conference in Hanoi next month to promote Vietnamese literature.
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