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John Balaban

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Catalog Number: 20040414

John Balaban reads from Spring Essence, his translations of the 18th century Vietnamese concubine Ho Xuan Huong. He also discusses his work with the Nôm Foundation, which is trying to preserve an ancient Vietnamese language in danger of extinction.

| Subject Matter: Poetry in Translation, Vietnam | Interview Year: 2004 | Genre: Poetry |

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