US, Vietnamese poets translate Nguyen Trai's work

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A collection of poems titled Ve Con Son (Back to Con Son) by Nguyen Trai (1380-1442) has been translated into English by American Paul Hoover and Vietnamese Nguyen Do.

A bilingual edition of the collection was released by Saigon Culture Publishing House December 29, The Thao & Van Hoa (Sports and Culture) newspaper said.

For many years now the two poets have been translating Vietnamese poetry into English, including "Hanoi Misses You: An Anthology of Contemporary Vietnamese Poetry" and "Black Dog, Black Night."

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