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Thanh Tan



  • caption: Contestants wait to hear results of the Miss Hoa Khoi Lien Truong 2015 contest.

    The Beauty Pageant

    What makes the “ideal” Vietnamese-American woman? In the latest episode of our new podcast Second Wave, Thanh Tan finds herself confronting that question after she is invited to judge a local Vietnamese beauty pageant.

  • caption: Marines marching in Danang. March 15, 1965.

    Good guys, bad guys

    Ken Burns and Lynn Novick join Thanh Tan, host of our new podcast Second Wave , to discuss the new documentary, "The Vietnam War."

  • caption: Duc Tan, left, and his daughter, Thanh Tan, laugh while eating at Ramblin Jack's Restaurant on Friday, September 29, 2017, in Olympia. KUOW Photo/Megan Farmer

    Preview: Second Wave

    Hear what's in store for season one of Second Wave, an American story that begins in Vietnam. The new podcast from KUOW and PRX debuts September 5, 2017.

  • Second Wave

    An American story that begins in Vietnam.