Place and Placelessness

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As I have been finalising the book edit, I have increasingly been drawn to maps to help tell the story – both the Khmer Rouge history, and that of the school program. This has prompted me to go back to Edward Relph’s Place and Placelessness, a geography classic. I was introduced to his work by comments in James Tyner’s book, The …

Week Six Reflections

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It has been a busy week. First, I have made some progress on the book editing, with a final story from Sarath. Vicky has also made good progress on the design and layout. Today, I have been working through the school project details, and although I have a good outline, I am not totally sure if it is situated right …