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Title
Oral History of Lan Phuong Duong
Creator
Duong, Lan Phuong
Contributor
Le, Tram
Date Created and/or Issued
2014-12-15
Contributing Institution
UC Irvine, Libraries, Southeast Asian Archive
Collection
Viet Stories: Vietnamese American Oral History project
Rights Information
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This material is provided for private study, scholarship, or research. Transmission or reproduction of any material protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Contact the University of California, Irvine Libraries, Special Collections and Archives for more information (spcoll@uci.edu).
Description
Scope/Content: An oral history with Ms. Lan Phuong Duong, born in 1972 in Saigon, Vietnam. In 1975, shortly before the Fall of Saigon, she and her family were taken by ship to Guam and then flew to Butler, Pennsylvania. After five years there, she and her family moved to San Jose, California. She talks about her high school experience including facing racism and being involved with gangs. In addition, she discussed her memories of being an undergraduate student at UC Santa Cruz and a graduate student at UC Irvine. She teaches in Southern California and is involved in VAALA (Vietnamese American Arts & Letters Association) and other arts organizations. She lives in Silver Lake, California and is married with one son.
Scope/Content: This recording is from the Tram Le Oral Histories subcollection.
Type
sound
Format
1 mp3 audio file; 1 pdf transcription English; 1 pdf time log; 1 pdf life map; 11 tiff and jpg image files
Extent
01:17:37
Identifier
ark:/81235/d8tn0x
VAOHP0215_P01.jpg
http://hdl.handle.net/10575/14594
Language
English
en
Subject
Arts and Entertainment | Asian American studies | Catholic | College or university | Domestic violence | Family | Family reunification | Gangs | High school | Higher education | Literature | Racism | Teacher | Writer | Guam | Irvine, California | Little Saigon (Orange County, California) | San Jose, California
Time Period
1970-1979
Relation
Tram Le Oral Histories

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