Bookshelf

Fall 2014 Book Summary

Jump start your New Year's Resolutions with a look back at our spotlighted Southeast Asia language texts and cookbooks.
penran

Pan Ron ប៉ែន រ៉ន

This week we feature one of the top Khmer divas during Cambodia's amazing era of crooner-influenced pop tunes.
junglegirlandthewildman

The Jungle Girl and the Wildman

A talk about how frontier expansion brings into existence new social identities, and new assemblages of "nature" and "culture" (on 11/06)
missingpicture

The Missing Picture

This week CSEAS will screen a brilliant documentary about a child who held on to life in Cambodia’s killing fields.
camboiasotherlostcity

Cambodia’s Other Lost City

This week we feature a video that examines the ways in which French colonial rule shaped Phnom Penh from the late 19th century to the 1930s.
khmer-dance

Power, Politics, and Performance

This week we present a special summer session bookshelf spotlight featuring books that explore the impact of political theatre and dance.
bophasbody

Bopha’s Body

This week we feature part three of a three part series on neo-realistic film experiments from Studio Revolt.
samnangsbear

Samnang’s Bear

This week we feature part two of a three part series on neo-realistic film experiments from Studio Revolt.
veasnaspainting

Veasna’s Painting

This week we feature part one of a three part series on neo-realistic film experiments from Studio Revolt.