Viet Nam with Kim and Kevin

From July 4 to 27, my brother Kevin and I travelled in Viet Nam, peering closely at the country through our respective lenses of filmmaker and historian. Here is the first installment, my first internet photos, and my first fitful start at using technology for sharing what I have learned.

15 August 2005

When I asked Mr. Bay what I should tell my students about the war, he began to weep, recalling the day in 1975 when the American flag came down in Sai Gon. I was reprimanded by my Vietnamese friends for upsetting an old man, and we quickly ended the conversation