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mickyates Cambodia, CambodiaFMP, ContextualResearch, Critical Research Journal, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek10, History, Khmer, Plans & Notes, Project Development Leave a Comment

For both the book and the exhibition, I want to illustrate some of the history of Cambodia, and especially the Khmer Rouge years.. My own archives hardly go back far enough – to 1994. These will be useful, especially on the schools program, but not sufficient. There are three routes. First, Creative Commons images. Setting Google search to deliver images …

A Sense of Place

mickyates Aftermath, Books, Cambodia, CambodiaFMP, ContextualResearch, Critical Research Journal, Ethics, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek6, Genocide, History, History, Ideas, Khmer, Landscape, Society Leave a Comment

I have been reading James Tyner’s book, The Killing of Cambodia: Geography, Genocide and the Unmasking of Space. It is well established that in defining Year Zero, the Khmer Rouge wanting to arbitrarily re-start the Cambodian clock, with no reference to history or the outside world. This was done as foundation context for the necessary revolution. The KR enrolled time in …