Category: "Vietnam war"

The Limits of Narrative

December 3rd, 2009
Even before President Obama spoke Tuesday night, the news had leaked that he had authorized 30,000 new troops for Afghanistan. I didn?t think his speech would reassure me, but it did. A little. What a pleasure it is to hear a president with a… more »

The Silent Majority as Literature

February 4th, 2009
I?m looking for a postcard. There?s no picture on the front; it?s one of those government-issue ones with the address on the front and the back left blank for a message. I think there was a stamp, but I?m not sure. The message was typed on a… more »