VietNamNet Bridge – For the first time, the entire 67-poem Lyrical Intermezzo from renowned German author Heinrich Heine's collection Book of Songs have been translated into Vietnamese. Nguyen Thu Hien speaks with translator Chu Thu Phuong, a diplomat who spent years living in Germany, about her recent work.
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Editor’s note: Recently, Prairie Schooner – a leading American literary magazine – has launched the Prairie Fusion project which showcases the creative works of Vietnamese and American poets and artists. Sixteen Vietnamese poems stand side-by-side with 16 American poems to tell stories about aunts. The project also includes the calligraphy artworks that the well-known Vietnamese calligrapher Trinh Tuan created for the Vietnamese poems, together with the artworks using textiles on the theme “aunts” of the American artist Phyllis Moore.
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Kayla Mueller, the U.S. aid worker who died earlier this year while being held hostage by Islamic State militants, was raped repeatedly by the group's leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi while in captivity in Syria, U.S. officials said on Friday.
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Vietnam and the U.S. will strengthen cooperation in the fields of culture and tourism, the countries’ representatives said this week.
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Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh on August 10 discussed with Under Secretary of State Richard Stengel measures to boost cooperation in culture and tourism under the framework of the Vietnam Cultural Days in the US.
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(VOV) - Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh on August 10 discussed with Under Secretary of State Richard Stengel measures to boost cooperation in culture and tourism under the framework of the Vietnam Cultural Days in the US.
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Madame Nguyen Thi Binh’s memoir translated into English
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Saigon Reggae Festival to open this weekend
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The consulate general of Japan in HCMC, in conjunction with the HCMC University of Social Sciences and Humanities (USSH) and Van nghe TPHCM (HCMC art) newspaper, is holding the 5th Haiku poem contest in Vietnamese for people of all ages nationwide.
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VietNamNet Bridge - Numerous mistakes have been found in literature textbooks for general school students published by the national Education Publishing House.
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Composer Phan Huynh Dieu, who was known as the "Golden bird of Vietnamese music," died on Monday but his influential melodies will always be remembered by Vietnamese music fans.
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The first special area for displaying Vietnamese literary history has just been opened to people in downtown Hanoi.
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Darling, do not be so sad
"I will take you to the Duong River
"In the old days, white sand was as smooth as glass
"The sparkling river runs quietly..."
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VietNamNet Bridge – After the big success of TV series Tuoi Thanh Xuan (Forever Young), a Viet Nam-South Korea production, Tran Nha Phuong is part of a joint project between Viet Nam Television (VTV) and Japan's TBS (Tokyo Broadcasting System). A nominee for the most Impressive Actress at the VTV Awards 2015 (results in August), Phuong spoke to Minh Thu about her career and future plans.
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VietNamNet Bridge – Herbalist Nguyen Khac Bao in Bac Ninh Province is well-known as the man who corrected 918 mistakes in the translation of the famous Vietnamese verse-novel The Tale of Kieu. Hoang Trung Hieu traces his passion.
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