CSEAS begins our song of the week posting with “Seeing Hands,” featuring Dengue Fever!
One Evening After the War is a love story that offers rare insights into Cambodian culture. (screening on 3/31)
A documentary screening followed by a discussion on international criminal law & national reconciliation.
The Khmer Rouge ran what is regarded as one of the twentieth centuryâ€™s most brutal regimes. Yet the Killing Fields of Cambodia remain unexplained. Until now. Showing at the 2010 Sundance Festival
Benny Widyono will discuss his five years of international service in Cambodia from 1992 to 1997, first as a member of the United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia (UNTAC), and later as the UN Secretary-GeneralÃ¿s Representative in Cambodia.
In this talk, Professor Benny Widyono will analyze why these trials against the Khmer Rouge, who killed 1.7 million Cambodians during their reign of terror between 1975 and 1979, were delayed for thirty years.
Paul Lavey discusses how stylistic inconsistencies raise questions not only about the nature of “copying” in early Southeast Asian art and the way scholars classify Khmer sculpture, but also about the authenticity of many of the recently revealed images
Holy Lola is the story of Pierre (Jacques Gamblin) and Geraldine (Isabelle Carre), a young couple from rural France who travel to Cambodia to adopt a child.
An afternoon of traditional khmer music, presented by Anthony Rina Deth.