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"Larsson, Donald F" <[log in to unmask]>
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Fri, 8 Aug 2003 19:27:35 -0500
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The name of the girl is Kim Phuc and she now works for UNESCO.  There was a book about her by Denise Chong, GIRL IN THE PICTURE, published by Viking Penguin in 1998, issued in paperback in 2001.  First Run/Icarus Films has a 1998 documentary on her: KIM'S STORY, directed by Shelley Saywell:

Don Larsson

"Only connect" --E.M. Forster
Donald F. Larsson
English Dept., AH 230
Minnesota State University
Mankato, MN  56001

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        From: Johnson Cheu [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
        Sent: Fri 8/8/2003 10:35 AM
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        Subject: vietnam documentary (napalm)

        A couple months ago, the local public station ran a documentary on the girl
        who was photographed running through the streets of Vietnam, her body
        ablaze from Napalm, now grown up with a family and residing in
        Canada.  Does anyone remember the title of the film and if it's out on



        Johnson Cheu, Ph.D.
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