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  • Arts of War on the Web » Caro, Fountain Win NBCC Awards
    a brilliant look at a squad of Iraq War veterans back home in the U S A It contains many flashbacks to that war and a few pointed references to the war in Vietnam and veterans of that war Comments Off on Caro Fountain Win NBCC Awards Posted on March 20th 2013 in Book News Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/book-news/caro-fountain-win-nbcc-awards/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Seeking Stories From Disabled Vietnam Veterans
    than during the Vietnam era and present day society probably better understands how important our armed forces are today For more info contact Brittain at jbritt99 wavecable com or 360 387 0792 or Bell at bellvista frontier com or 360 653 7420 Comments Off on Seeking Stories From Disabled Vietnam Veterans Posted on February 27th 2013 in Artistic Queries Book News Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/artistic-queries/seeking-stories-from-disabled-vietnam-veterans/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » New Harry Bosch Novel is No. 1
    Vietnam War experience was at the heart of the first book and his service in the war plays a role in all of the subsequent ones That includes The Black Box in which Harry obsessively investigates a twenty year old murder Comments Off on New Harry Bosch Novel is No 1 Posted on December 13th 2012 in Book News Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/book-news/new-harry-bosch-novel-is-no-1/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Kids Book on VN on Tap from ‘Hunger Games’ Author
    Collins said in a statement released by her publisher But I could never quite find a way into the story It has elements that can be scary for the audience and it would be easy for the art to reinforce those It could be really beautiful art but still be off putting to a kid which would defeat the point of doing the book Then one day I was having lunch with Jim and telling him about the idea and he said That sounds fantastic I looked at him and I had this flash of the story through his eyes with his art It was like being handed a key to a locked door So I just blurted out Do you want to do it Fortunately he said Yes Suzanne Collins Comments Off on Kids Book on VN on Tap from Hunger Games Author Posted on December 3rd 2012 in Book News Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/book-news/kids-book-on-vn-on-tap-from-hunger-games-author/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Nelson DeMille’s Latest
    one of the best protagonists in thriller fiction one reviewer wrote DeMille tells the tale in the first person so the reader can delve into the mind of the sarcastic and smart federal agent He has the audacity and gumption to tell it straight along with a wisecrack and get away with it Mayfield is the perfect sidekick with the strength and stamina to not only fight for justice but also put up with Corey s antics DeMille again proves that he has the master touch with The Panther a suspenseful action free for all Comments Off on Nelson DeMille s Latest Posted on October 17th 2012 in Book News Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/book-news/nelson-demilles-latest/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Book News
    a description of who her father was and his military service For more info email Viti at luciaviti roadrunner com and tell her you found out about the project on Vietnam Veterans of America s Arts of War on the web page Posted on August 3rd 2012 in Artistic Queries Book News Tom Mckinney s Fiction VVA member Tommy Glenn Mckinney s latest book Webfoot Balboa Press 312 pp 27 90 was published earlier this year It s an action filled novel dealing with a boy in the swamps of Louisiana who does whatever is necessary to survive on his own from the tender age of twelve Mckinney told us His first novel Trail Dust Xlibris 254 pp 19 99 paper is a western set in the mid 19th century in Texas Neither book has anything to do with the Vietnam War or Vietnam veterans although Mckinney served with the U S Air Forces 556th Red Horse Squadron in Thailand in 1967 68 I along with many others helped build Nakon Phanom Royal Thai Air Base Mckinney told us Posted on August 2nd 2012 in Book News Marlantes on War on Moyers and Company Karl Marlantes the former Marine and the author of the highly acclaimed Vietnam War novel Matterhorn was the subject of the July 27 edition of the excellent PBS TV show Moyers and Company Marlantes who will receive the VVA Excellence in the Arts Award at the National Leadership Conference Aug 11 in Irving Texas spoke to host Bill Moyers about the subject of his incisive new book What It Is Like to Go to War The informing and engaging conversation centered on Marlantes s battlefield experiences as a young Marine lieutenant in Vietnam during the height of the war as well as his battle with post traumatic stress disorder stemming from his violence filled Vietnam War tour of duty Thou shalt not kill is a tenet you just do not violate and so all your young life that s drilled into your head Marlantes says in the interview And then suddenly you re eighteen or nineteen and they re saying Go get em and kill for your country And then you come back and it s like Well thou shalt not kill again Believe me that s a difficult thing to deal with You take a young man and put him in the role of God where he is asked to take a life that s something no nineteen year old is able to handle To view the entire show on line go to http billmoyers com segment karl marlantes on what its like to go to war Posted on August 1st 2012 in Book News Book Talk On TV Bobbie Ann Mason on In Country You can read a compelling new interview with the author Bobbie Ann Mason on the Haunting Legacy Facebook page run by that book s co author Deborah Kalb In the interview Mason who received the VVA President s Award for

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/category/book-news/page/4/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » The Road to Freedom: Indie Flynn Flick
    impossible Clogged with grandiose pronouncements and bleeding heart speeches this telling of Sean s ill fated journey drags us through miles of jungle and reams of stilted soul sucking dialogue Kevin Thomas in The Los Angeles Times was a bit kinder in his mixed to negative review Tall rangy Joshua Frederic Smith creates a fearless determined Sean while Scott Maguire s Dana is more cautious and they give decent portrayals under director Brendan Moriarty s direction While it is impressive that Moriarty was as capable as he was making his feature debut at age 20 his film needs more shape more nuance and more punch Its strongest asset is its gorgeous natural scenery Comments Off on The Road to Freedom Indie Flynn Flick Posted on September 30th 2011 in Feature Films Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/feature-films/the-road-to-freedom-indie-flynn-flick/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Platoon Actor, Francesco Quinn, 1963-2011
    Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/feature-films/platoon-actor-francesco-quinn-1963-2011/ (2016-02-15)
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