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Opinion: The Body Politics of World Cup Coverage in Vietnam

Details Published on Sunday, 15 July 2018 15:00 Written by Thi Nguyen. In late June, a popular subscription television channel caused controversy by featuring a bikini-clad female show host on a prediction segment aired before a men’s FIFA World Cup match. Another television network — Vietnam’s Television (VTV) — was also criticized …

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The Evolution of Vietnamese Beauty Through Old Ads

Details Published on Sunday, 03 June 2018 11:00 Written by Khanh Tran. Vintage cosmetic advertising and magazine covers depicting Vietnamese women tell not only Saigon’s, but Vietnam’s feminine spirit in years gone by. Whether plain or in full color, each serves as a time capsule for the women of their …

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