In Its Second Year, Khmer Literature Festival Arrives in Battambang

Event organizers expect up to 1,000 people to attend the festival.

Phnom Penh – Following its successful launch in Siem Reap last year, the Khmer Literature Festival is set to kick off in Cambodia’s northern cultural capital of Battambang next month.

So Phina, one of the festival organizers, said the festival, which will run from September 21 to 23, will gather together numerous local authors to discuss the promotion of local literature and poetry.

Activities will be held both indoors and outdoors and include venues at some of Battambang’s most well-known landmarks.

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