Dorothy Fall is a professional artist. For her book, Bernard Fall: Memories of a Soldier-Scholar, she conducted interviews over 30 years in the United States, France, and Vietnam including with General Vo Nguyen Giap. She also drew from her husband's correspondence, autobiographical writings, and notes written in Vietnam.
In addition to being an author, Dorothy Fall is an artist whose career has included 17 one-person exhibits. Her work can be seen at www.dorothyfall.com. She lives in Washington, DC.