Hue-Tam Ho Tai

Hue-Tam Ho Tai

Kenneth T. Young Professor of Sino-Vietnamese History
Hue-Tam Ho Tai

On Leave - AY 2016-2017

Public memory and public history; the famine of 1945 in northern Vietnam as experience and memory; telling lives: biography and autobiography.

Selected Publications

  • Passion, Betrayal and Revolution in Colonial SaigonĀ (2010)
  • "Remembered Realms: Pierre Nora and French National Memory" in The American Historical Review
    (2001)
  • The Country of Memory:Remaking the Past in Late Socialist Vietnam (2001)
  • "Representing the Past in Vietnamese Museums"
    in Curator (1998)
  • "Monumental Ambiguity: the State Commemoration of Ho Chi Minh" in Essays into Vietnamese Pasts (1995)
  • Radicalism and the Origins of the Vietnamese Revolution (1992)
  • Millenarianism and Peasant Politics in Vietnam (1983)

Contact Information

Center for Government and International Studies-South Building
Room S127
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-495-5456

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