The year 2022 marked the 200th anniversary of Nguyen Dinh Chieu's birthday, which was celebrated by United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). On this special occasion, this article dives into how his works were received in Southern Vietnam, nationwide, and internationally. The reception explored in this article mainly includes the influence of his work on folk songs, adaptations in other art forms, and translation of his works into foreign languages. By studying how his works have been received, one can gain insights of his cultural influence on both a national and international scale.
Keywords: Nguyen Dinh Chieu, cultural influencers, Nguyen Dinh Chieu poetry and literature, Luc Van Tien, Eulogy for the righteous people of Can Giuoc.