Surfaces & Strategies Oral Presentation

mickyatesAftermath, Cambodia, ContextualResearch, Coursework, Critical Research Journal, Documentary, Environmental, Genocide, Ideas, Movies, Oral Presentation, Photography, Project Development, SSWeek12, Stories, SurfacesStrategies 3 Comments

 I am exploring the long-term impact of the Khmer Rouge Genocide, and especially its impact on education. This includes revisiting our family history with that country and its people. Rather than creating a documentary about that Genocide, I see it as contextfor the real focus of my project, which is capturing and making public the unfinished stories from Cambodians, …

Work in Progress – I missed my Mother

mickyatesAftermath, Cambodia, Coursework, Critical Research Journal, Documentary, Genocide, Ideas, Landscape, Photography, Project Development, SSWeek11, SurfacesStrategies, Traces, Unfinished Stories, Work in Progress 6 Comments

I have completed the S&S WIP selection. Posts have already been written which explain my rational on intimacy, landscape and negative traces. Some of my fellow students have expressed (positive) surprise that this work is a departure from what they have come to expect from me so far in the course. Fortunately, the comments have been generally encouraging. Yas Crawford …