Artistic Queries

Veteran Art wanted in Chicago for July 4

June 15, 2009

The organizers of "Salute, " a 4th of July art exhibit in Chicago's historic Flat Iron Arts Building in the Wicker Park area, are looking for veteran artists. The event is billed as “The art…

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Did You See the RFK Funeral Train in ’68?

April 28, 2009

If you did and you are a Vietnam veteran, Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker Jon Blair (the director of Anne Frank Remembered ), would like to hear from you. Blair is in pre-production on Is Everybody Alright?…

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Veterans' Stories Wanted

April 20, 2009

Patty Hardin has made it a point of thanking Vietnam veterans she meets for their service. Now the Long Beach, Washington-based writer is putting together a book of veterans' stories for a book. "It is…

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Long Binh Post Film Wanted

February 13, 2009

Greg Stern is a TV producer whose late father served at Long Binh Post from 1968-69. After his father's death two years ago Stern found hundreds of pictures and letters and hours worth of recorded…

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Hotcakes and Fish Sauce

January 27, 2009

Jim Barker, who served as an adviser and linguist with MACV in II Corps in 1972, is putting together a book that will contain what he calls "comic and bizarre" in-country stories from Vietnam veterans.…

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Hamburger Hill Veterans Wanted

November 13, 2008

Attention: Veterans of the Battle of Hamburger Hill (aka Hill 937 on Ap Bia Mountain) in May of 1969. John DiConsiglio, a writer with Scholastic Press, which publishes books and magazines used in schools as…

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The 2009 Pop Culture Meeting – Call for Vietnam War Papers

October 8, 2008

Every year the Popular Culture Association National Meeting has a significant Vietnam War component. The 2009 meeting, which will be held April 8-11 in New Orleans, will be no exception. The meeting's organizers are looking…

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Your In Country Images Wanted

September 30, 2008

British artist Meirion Edwards is putting together a project that he hopes eventually will consist of a series of multimedia images from more than 1, 000 slides, negatives and photographs taken by serving soldiers, airmen,…

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Are you A Belgian Birthday Twin?

September 26, 2008

The "Birthday Twins Project, " a new documentary series currently in production for Belgian National TV is looking at what life would have been like for Belgian folks if they had been born in another…

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Veterans' Autographs Wanted

July 10, 2008

Eighteen-year-old Kyle Nappi of Ostrander, Ohio, has made a name for himself as a collector of military medals, patches, badges, insignia, field gear, and veterans' autographs. His collection of the latter includes John Hancocks from…

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