Since the inception of Viettouch in 1996, our website has been undergoing a tremendous amount of growth spurt that leads to its current status. We're currently renovating our entire site with generous and valuable contributions from those individuals whose names appear along side this editorial note. We're quite excited to have two newly christened pages: Hue 2002 and Music under the editorial direction of Tuyet A. Tran. Although both pages are under construction, we're delighted to present the materials as they roll off the press, sort to speak.

Viet Nam is a multidimensional society with 54 ethnic groups embodying vast cultural, language and musical diversities. True to nature, our entire group couldn't be more diversely passionate and dynamic as far as our backgrounds, philosophical values and approaches. The wonderful common link is that we're all proud of our heritage in our own ways. We're in a unique position as Vietnamese diaspora which helps to further diversify our perspectives on presenting the multifaceted Viet Nam. Our multiculturally influenced views couple with the affection for our heritage have created an exciting and challenging foundation for the Viettouch team and its modus operandi.

We're enthusiastic about our project whose collaborations span thousands of miles, across countries and national boundaries with the help of technology. We hope you will enjoy your visit to our ever expanding website.

Thank you for your interest and visit.

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Chi D. Nguyen's VRML worlds are featured at web sites of Microsoft, Netscape, SGI, San Diego Supercomputer Center, Intervista . . .

iFunk is featured at web site of Agon for the on-line game "Tower of Hanoi" . . .

VietTouch is featured at IBM's The Netly News Network, Yahoo headlines, NetGuide, Pacific Information Center, Cool Site in the Netscape Open Directory. . .

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Thanks to Mai-Anh T. Nguyen and Chinh Nguyen for providing additional resources on Viet Nam's history.

Thanks to Nara Nhuan for providing resources on Champa's history and literature.

 

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