Ho Chi Minh’s Cult in Vietnamese Statehood
Henry Luce Fellowship, 2019–20
Her most recent monograph Making Two Vietnams: War and Youth Identities, 1965–1975 was published in 2018 by Cambridge University Press. Her articles have appeared in the leading journals of several fields: Journal of Asian Studies, Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, Journal of Social History, Journal of Cold War Studies. Among her awards are a National Endowment for Humanities Fellowship, a National Humanities Center Fellowship, and a Dan David International Fellowship. She is currently working on a monograph titled Ho Chi Minh’s Cult in Vietnamese Statehood.
- Dror, Olga. Making Two Vietnams: War and Youth Identities, 1965–1975. Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2018.
- Dror, Olga. “Foundational Myths in the Republic of Vietnam (1955–1975): ‘Harnessing’ the Hùng Kings against Ngô Đình Diệm Communists, Cowboys, and Hippies for Unity, Peace, and Vietnameseness.” Journal of Social History 51, no. 1 (2017): 124–59.
- Dror, Olga. “Establishing Hồ Chí Minh’s Cult: Vietnamese Traditions and Their Transformations.” The Journal of Asian Studies 75, no. 2 (2016): 433–66.
- Nhã Ca. Mourning Headband for Hue: An Account of the Battle for Hue, Vietnam 1968. Translated by Olga Dror. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2014.
- Dror, Olga. Cult, Culture, and Authority: Princess Lieu Hanh in Vietnamese History. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2007.