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UC Davis Prof. Shares Experience Of Escaping Vietnam War


UC Davis Professor Carolee Tran escaped from Vietnam amidst the war as a child and is still scarred by the experience to this day.

This Sunday, a massive 10-part series on the Vietnam War from award winning director Ken Burns airs on KVIE. Professor Tran’s experience is profiled in detail in a locally-produced companion piece.

Tran joins Insight with a reflection on her journey out of Vietnam and a discussion about the film’s impact on our perceptions of the war.


Chris Remington

Former Producer, Insight

Chris joined Capital Public Radio’s “Insight with Beth Ruyak” in September 2016, booking a wide variety of guests, developing questions and producing music elements for the program.  Read Full Bio 

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