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| Refugee Ban Prompts Interest in new Vietnam War Books, Plays, Documentaries
New books about the Vietnam War, plus documentaries and theatrical productions offer fresh insight into the legal battle over President Donald Trump's refugee ban and current U.S. foreign policy and attitudes.
Among the literary offerings are: 'The Sympathizer,' 'Tribe,' and 'Escape from Saigon - a Novel'. There are also documentaries by Rory Kennedy and Ken Burns and two theatrical productions: 'Miss Saigon' which returns to broadway in March and a new play, 'Children of the April Rain.'
SingStrong New York International A Cappella Festival to be Held at Adelphi University
Professional a cappella groups from around the world will perform with collegiate and high school groups at the SingStrong International A cappella Festival from February 10-12, 2017 at Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC), 1 South Ave, Garden City, New York. SingStrong Inc. is a public charity and this marks its 14th a cappella festival.
From Montreal to Dubai: FLOAT4 creates one of the largest immersive experiences in the world
Float4 kicks off 2017 in Dubai with an all-new multimedia show that merges LED, video mapping, water-screen projection, digital canopy and sound experience. Meraas City Walk, a new outdoor retail shopping concept has now come to life thanks to over 100,000,000 pixels of digital content, spread over 30 exhibition areas, making it the largest digital deployment integrated into a retail destination in the world.
John Ross Palmer Announces 2017 Escapist Artists
Artist John Ross Palmer doesn't believe in competition but rather champions supporting all artists to add power to the profession. Via his world renowned Escapist Mentorship Program, he coaches artists on how to thrive and not just survive.
"Escape from Saigon - Novel" Author Dick Pirozzolo to Speak In Wellesley January 121 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 >>
Escape From Saigon - Novel”, set during the final 30 days of the Vietnam War, by Michael Morris and Dick Pirozzolo, is available on Amazon.com and in bookstores nationwide beginning Jan. 3. Through the personal stories of Vietnamese and American civilians, journalists, expatriates, US Embassy staffers, CIA operatives and double agents, "Escape from Saigon - Novel" sticks closely to the historical record while it covers the harrowing events leading up to the fall of South Vietnam on April 30, 1975.