Dispatch Fifteen is now online!

Come along with Alfred Raquez on his expedition through Laos in 1905! Dispatch Fifteen of our on-going translation is now online here: https://missionraquez.wordpress.com/2020/09/19/dispatch-fifteen

Join the adventure today!

Mission Raquez dispatch 14 now online

Join the adventure today!

Check out the fourteenth dispatch from Mission Raquez here https://missionraquez.wordpress.com/2020/09/07/dispatch-fourteen/

Mission Raquez Dispatch Thirteen now online!

Check it out here, with links to recordings of period gramophone music that Raquez played on the trail!

https://missionraquez.wordpress.com/2020/08/25/dispatch-thirteen/

Review of Java Girl now online

My review of DatAsia’s reissue of the all-but-forgotten 1931 novel Java Girl is now online at Mekong Review.

Check it out here: https://mekongreview.com/orientalism-redux/

Dispatch Twelve now at Mission Raquez

Dispatch Twelve finds Raquez traveling overland to Muang Xai! Join the adventure in 1905 Laos!

https://missionraquez.wordpress.com/2020/08/08/dispatch-twelve/

Hiroshima again

This week marks the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.

I wrote this article about it back in 2014 for popmatter.com

https://www.popmatters.com/183904-blast-shadows-2495636802.html

The tenth dispatch is now online

The tenth dispatch is now online! Join Alfred Raquez on his adventure through Laos in 1905…

https://missionraquez.wordpress.com/2020/07/12/dispatch-ten/

Dispatch Eight at Mission Raquez

The eighth dispatch of Alfred Raquez’s journey through Laos in 1905 is now online at the Mission Raquez blog.

Join the adventure today!

https://missionraquez.wordpress.com/2020/06/14/dispatch-eight/

 

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