All posts by Boom California

Welcome Children

Stories of Escape and a Land After History

Field of Dreams

Migrant Futboleros in Greater Mexico

Lynell George Sings Los Angeles

Mike Sonksen In the last few years, dozens of articles and think-pieces composed by cultural critics and urban pundits have […]

Queering Desire from California

Việt Lê During and after my father’s two-year terminal illness, and my own simultaneous cancer scare (2000-2003), I became concerned […]

Viet Weekends

Thi Bui Note: The following are reconstructed memories, based on a conversation I had with my friend Christine Pham, who […]

Not Quite in California

Living in Louisiana, Longing for Little Saigon

Establishing Social and Political Identity in a New Land

Vietnamese American Communities and Confidence-Building for Students from Vietnam

From the Green of Vietnam to Toes Painted with Nirvana

Susan Straight They came here because of war, though people might not think of it that way when sitting down […]