Three Marks of Existence willfully dwells on the topic of impermanence, suffering, and the non-self. M doesn’t understand it yet, but his search for that previously undiscovered inner self will be a like a wild rollercoaster ride that merges both an Anderson-esque style of indie comedy and a deeper, more figurative meaning to its comfortable lightheartedness on the path to enlightenment, so to say.
Join us for Prof. Tran’s (Assoc. Professor, Univ. of Toronto) talk on “Cultural Hybridity at the Margins of the Cham and Vietnamese States”
Join us for Prof. Tran’s talk on “Cultural Hybridity at the Margins of the Cham and Vietnamese States” on 3/16/2015.
Viet Nam: From an “Universal Country” Representing the Chinese Civilization to a “Regional Country” in Southeast Asia
Today Vietnam is a member of ASEAN. For Vietnamese people, however, this issue becomes a matter of historical questioning from the origin of when they considered themselves members of Southeast Asia.