Reflections at Year End

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On Monday, 10th December, I did a presentation at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, noted here. It was entitled Cambodia – Unfinished Stories, A Prayer from Hell. I covered three areas: The Cambodian Genocide – antecedents, short history and effects. The Yates Family Primary School Program in the Khmer Rouge Reconciliation Areas, from 2000. A Prayer from Hell …

Time, Education & Rephotography

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I am examining the ‘time‘ aspect of my narrative, amongst other things. In an earlier post, I noted that a young boy that started in a grass-roofed school near Trapeang Prasat is now doing a PhD in Law, at Nagoya University, Japan. We first visited that school in 2000. My wife and I subsequently funded a five room structure, with …