Philippe Lefailler to Speak on Vietnamese History

Philippe Lefailler, a leading historian of Vietnamese history who teaches at the Ecole française d’Extrême-Orient, Hanoi, will be visiting Duke March 28-April 2nd. He will be giving a talk entitled:

The Fragmented Past of the Vietnamese Mountains: Approaches to the History of the Black River Valley, 17th-20th Centuries

at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 31st, in 305 Languages Building

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He will also be visiting the French section of our class to discuss historical methods and sources in Vietnam on Thursday, April 1st.