To Huu – a great revolutionary poet

To Huu – a great revolutionary poet

(VOVWORLD) - To Huu, who was born in 1920 and passed away in 2002, was one of Vietnam’s great poets of the 20th century. He was called “a revolutionary poet”,...
Tay poet devotes whole life to ethnic culture

Tay poet devotes whole life to ethnic culture

(VOVWORLD) - Tay poet Nong Viet Toai, who was born in the Viet Bac northern region, the base of Vietnam’s revolutionary forces during their struggle against French colonialists, has spent most...
Vietnam Poetry Day 2018 observed

Vietnam Poetry Day 2018 observed

(VOVWORLD) - Activities observing the 17th Vietnam Poetry Day took place at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi on Thursday, including poetry competitions and recitals by poetry clubs
US radio station broadcasts Vietnam’s poetry

US radio station broadcasts Vietnam’s poetry

(VOVworld)-Melodically Challenged, a radio show at Georgia State University, will broadcast a one-hour poetry show featuring Vietnamese poet Nguyen Phan Que Mai to commemorate the 15th Poetry Day...
Workshop on Xuan Dieu and his literary legacy opens

Workshop on Xuan Dieu and his literary legacy opens

(VOVworld) – On Saturday, Ha Tinh province and Vinh University have organized a workshop featuring poet Xuan Dieu and his literary legacy. Born in Can Loc district, Ha Tinh province, Xuan Dieu’s works included...
Russian version of the Tale of Kieu released

Russian version of the Tale of Kieu released

(VOVworld) - The Viet Nam Academy of Social Sciences and the central province of Ha Tinh's People's Committee have launched a Vietnamese-Russian edition of the Tale of Kieu on Friday...
UNESCO honors Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du

UNESCO honors Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du

(VOVworld) – On November 8, 2013 the UNESCO General Conference’s 37th session in Paris issued a resolution honoring great Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du and other international cultural figures. Vietnam...
UNESCO honours Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du

UNESCO honours Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du

(VOV) - The UNESCO General Conference’s 37th session in Paris has issued a resolution honouring great Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du and other international cultural figureheads
August 8, 2012

August 8, 2012

A: From Kolkata, India, our regular listener Sanjib Biswas sent us a letter instead of emailing us as he usually does. In a letter dated July 12, he reported listening to our July 11 broadcast with crystal clear reception....