Writing with Duc

Writing with Duc

  • Hanoi, Vietnam
  • 28 hours over 5 days
USD $1,885 for 1 person USD $2,780 for 2 people Send Booking Request

Meet the Artist

Duc is an award-winning writer, editor, poet, visual artist and a cultural activist. As a teenager, he moved to United States before the communist takeover in 1975, returning in 2006 to live in Hanoi, Vietnam. He spent 20 years writing for public radio including NPR, KQED-FM, Pacific Time and KALW-FM. Although his work knows no boundaries, he likes exploring topics around exile, immigration, home, travel, memories, and borrowed and common cultures. A man with great stories to tell, unbound creativity, he can be at once mischievous and worldly.

The VAWAA experience includes

  • Work on a personal project or collaborate.
  • Write fiction, nonfiction, scripts, poetry, translations or brand copywriting.
  • Get guidance and feedback on theme, character development and plot structure. 
  • Work through language, character and story building exercises.
  • Daily readings and interactive sessions exchanging ideas.

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