Artistic Queries

Vietnam Veteran Book Indexer

July 7, 2008

Good book indexers are worth their weight in precious metals. That's because an inclusive, accurate index is a key component for any nonfiction book. As The Chicago Manual of Style puts it: "Every serious book…

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Gallows Humor Wanted

June 26, 2008

Two talented Vietnam veteran writers--former photojournalist and psy opsman Tony Swindell and one-time 1st Cav medic Marc Levy--are putting together a book of combat jokes. "It's not going to be Reader's Digest   'Humor in Uniform, ' ha-ha…

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Share your comic Nam stories–and your favorite tunes

June 18, 2008

 Jim Barker,   who served as an U.S. Army adviser and linguist in Vietnam in 1972, is putting together two projects and would like help from other Vietnam veterans. The first is a book that…

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Disabled Veterans Wanted for Photo Essay

May 15, 2008

Bruce Kravetz is a professional photographer in Philadelphia and former 101st Airborne Division paratrooper. He is working on a photo essay on Iraq and Vietnam War veterans, and looking for help. Kravetz wants to hear…

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Vietnam Veteran Stories Wanted

May 6, 2008

Tara Van Niekerk, who lives and works in South Africa, is writing a screenplay on the Vietnam War, and is looking for help from Vietnam veterans. She wants to “hear stories and ask veterans specific…

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Film Maker Query

May 1, 2008

The makers of the documentary film The Good Soldier , which looks at the legacy of war on veterans from World War II to the present, are asking for help from Vietnam veterans. “We are…

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The Faces

April 18, 2008

In 1996, we reviewed the book The Faces Behind the Names , by Don Ward. That book, and its second volume which came out in 2000, honored Minnesotans and others who perished in the Vietnam…

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Author Query

April 18, 2008

Were you spat upon when you returned to home from Vietnam? If so, and you have evidence to prove it, USAF veteran Steven Norris would like to hear from you for a book he’s writing…

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