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Phung Khac Bac

“He returns to his house / He returns to his house / ten years after the war.”

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Introducing Teahouse

Across Asia, teahouses are meeting places for ideas; for wide-ranging discussions on politics and culture. The Teahouse, a publication by Mekong Review, is an attempt to capture that ethos, providing a platform for new and established voices from around Asia.

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From the archive


David Payne

Nineteen young Vietnamese writers are showcased in a new collection of short stories.

My Lai

Michael Uhl

Was it the scale of the killing or the cover-up that made the My Lai massacre a scandal?

Illustration by Oslo Davis