This disc contains the following published articles and book chapters (in PDF format) written by Nora Taylor, a scholar and curator specializing in Vietnamese contemporary art:
'Asian Art and Its Discontents'
'Framing the National Spirit: Viewing and Reviewing Painting under the Revolution'
'Vietnamese Anti-Art and Anti-Vietnamese Artists: Experimental Performance Culture in Ha Noi's Alternative Exhibition Spaces' (available online
'Orientalism/Occidentalism: The Founding of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts d'Indochine and the Politics of Painting in Colonial Viet Nam, 1925-1945'
'Pho Phai and Faux Phais: The Market for Fakes and the Appropriation of a Vietnamese National Symbol'
'Raindrops on Red Flags: Trang Trong Vu and the Roots of Vietnamese Painting Abroad'
'Why Have There Been No Great Vietnamese Artists?' (available online