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Ph.D. 2011. Department of American Studies & Ethnicity, University of Southern California

M.A. 2007. American Studies & Ethnicity, University of Southern California

M.F.A. 2001. Studio Art with Graduate Emphasis in Asian American Studies University of California, Irvine


Lê, Việt. 2008. “Lost,” “After Night Class, UCLA.” Poetry (English poems translated into Vietnamese) and artwork (boy bang series) featured in LGBT special issue. October 2008 issue. Online publication:

Lê, Việt. 2008. “Haunting,” “Fire on the 405”; “Fairytale” (poems and personal essay). Not Forgotten: Asian Americans Remember U.S. Wars in Asia Anthology. Wei Ming Dariotis, ed. Philadelphia: Temple University, 2008. Forthcoming.

Lê, Việt. 2007. still photographic series featured. BN Magazine, November 2007 issue.

Lê, Việt. 2007. “Leaving Los Angeles” (personal essay). Love, West Hollywood. Chris Freeman and James J. Berg, eds. New York: Alyson Books, 2007..

Lê, Việt. 2006. “Asphalt Cocktail” (poem). Blue Arc West: An Anthology of California Poets. Tebot Bach, 2007.

Lê, Việt. 2005. “Paper Whites (Narcissus).” Poem and images from the pictures of you photographic series. Corpus. Los Angeles and New York: AIDS Project, 2005.

Le Viet and Ayesha York. 2005. “shadows and light.” West Coast Line 38/3, Winter 2004-05. Vancouver, BC.

Lê, Việt. 2004. “Son of a Gun” (short fiction). Asian Pacific American Journal, Volume 12.1 New York: Asian American Writers Workshop.

Lê, Việt. 2004.“The Edge of the World” (poem). So Luminous the Wild Flowers: An Anthology of California Poets. Huntington Beach: Tebot Bach, 2003.

Lê, Việt. 2004. Asian Pacific American Journal, Childhood/ Food Issue (featured artist).Volume 12. New York: Asian American Writers Workshop.

Lê, Việt. 2004. “I Sleep in Your Old Bed”; “Incense” (poems). Linda Võ, ed.,Diaspora and Dimensions Amerasia Journal special issue, Vol. 29. No. 1. Los Angeles: UCLA Asian American Studies Center Press, 2004.