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I’m a survivor of genocide. Here’s what I found when I...

For Cambodian Americans, April marks the Khmer new year. It's also when survivors of the Cambodian genocide remember the fall of Phnom Penh.

The Young Woman Taking On Women’s Rights In Cambodia

In my many travels around the world I have come across many brave people - Sovanratana Boung would have to be one of the most courageous

Mixed Opinions on Vietnam’s Historical Role in Cambodia Spark Debate

A Cambodia researcher has said that Vietnam took a risk by supporting Prime Minister Hun Sen but saw him as an intelligent and capable leader who could support their narrative of liberation from the Khmer Rouge.

Ethical clothing brand Goel Community is bringing back the lost art...

A charming surprise lies amidst the trendy cafés and craft cocktail bars that now populate Phnom Penh’s Russian Market neighbourhood. The fairtrade fashion enterprise Goel Community fits right into this burgeoning creative hub by donning its handmade, homegrown, all-natural badge with pride.

The Cambodian singer who kept the ’60s rocking around the world

Kak Channthy, lead vocalist and songwriter of The Cambodian Space Project, grew up admiring Khmer rock heroes and became a musical ambassador, before her life was cut short by a traffic accident in Phnom Penh
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Preserving The Victims’ Clothes At Tuol Sleng

The memory of the Khmer Rouge's many torture victims is being kept alive through a special conservation project. Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum holds the clothes of thousands who were killed in the Cambodian genocide in the late 1970's.

Kak Channthy: The Cambodian Space Project and a rock revival

Cambodian singer Kak Channthy rose from poverty to perform in front of audiences worldwide. Dubbed Cambodia's Amy Winehouse, she was the voice and face of a revival of the legendary 1960s rock scene that swept the country pre-genocide.

Tarantulas, fire ants and other bugs go from street food to...

Old men fry tarantulas in chili oil. People snack on crispy grasshoppers like they would a bag of Cheetos. Buckets of crickets, grasshoppers and giant water bugs lay next to yams, cilantro and curry leaves in the intimidating culinary scene of Cambodia’s markets.

Cambodia launches museum near Preah Vihear world heritage site

Cambodia inaugurated a museum near the Preah Vihear world heritage site in northwest country's Preah Vihear province on Tuesday, 10 years after the project initiated.

Joy, heartbreak and psychedelic surf rock power a fierce, funny ‘Cambodian...

Psychedelic surf rock is not something Westerners generally associate with Cambodia. If we think about Cambodia at all, we might recall the murderous tyrant Pol Pot, who led the Khmer Rouge in executing more than a million Cambodians in the infamous Killing Fields in the mid-1970s.

Scene spirit: the new punk uprising in Cambodia

A special look at how a punk and metal scene has risen from the ashes of the country’s dark past.

Cambodia up close: River cruise on the Mekong makes for immersive...

"Life is not staying still," Vuthy spoke softly to me, like a kind older brother. "It is moving from one place to the next."

Deported, and Sticking Out: ‘This Ain’t Home. America’s My Home.’

It was fish for breakfast and fish for lunch and fish for dinner.

‘Cambodian Rock Band’ looks at a brutal piece of history through...

Eight years ago, one of playwright Lauren Yee's friends took her to see indie-rock band Dengue Fever.

Classical opera comes to Cambodia for the first time as local...

In an auditorium off Mao Tse Toung Boulevard, dozens have gathered from countries all over the region. Some have been working together for years, others for mere days. On the corner of the stage are nine musicians with traditional Cambodian instruments, like the roneat and trom, and in front of them is an orchestra – from the Ho Chi Minh Conservatory of Music – with four adopted Cambodian players among their ranks.

Highlights of the Cambodia International Film Festival

In sheer size, variety and star power, little in the Kingdom compares to the Cambodia International Film Festival, now in its eighth year.

Cambodian Rock Band Joins an Inspiration Continuum

Trying to figure out when the seed for Lauren Yee’s play “Cambodian Rock Band” was actually planted is a tricky thing.

Discover the hidden temples of Cambodia

Leave the crowds at Angkor Wat and head 100 miles away to have the temples to yourself

Cambodia’s Genocide Museum Conserves Clothing of Khmer Rouge Victims

During the 21 months he spent imprisoned in the secret Khmer Rouge prison code-named S-21, Bou Meng found a strange comfort in his prison uniform: black cotton shorts and sometimes, when he was lucky, a shirt.

Artist Reflects on Country’s Past, Present to Heal, Celebrate Cambodians

If one piece had to be picked to encapsulate the latest exhibition from artist Leang Seckon, it would be his work titled “Dead and Reborn Again.”