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Of Satellites and Sentiment: The Forgotten Vietnamese Prisoners of French Guiana
Posted by Carrie Crockett in Carceral Archipelago on September 22, 2017
By Dr. Lorraine M. Paterson On April 18, 2008, Vietnamese journalist Danh Đức was standing in the rain at the Kourou Space Center, the European Space Agency’s spaceport in French Guiana, a territory that is, as an overseas département, still an integral part of France. Eyes heavenward, Danh Đức was eager to witness the […]
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