Songs at the Edge of Democratic Kampuchea

@inproceedings{Hinton2018SongsAT,
  title={Songs at the Edge of Democratic Kampuchea},
  author={A. Hinton},
  year={2018}
}
  • A. Hinton
  • Published 2018
  • Political Science
  • At a first glance, it might seem difficult to see the threads connecting David Chandler’s essay “Songs at the Edge of the Forest” to his more recent works on Democratic Kampuchea (DK), such as Voices from S-21: Terror and History in Pol Pot’s Secret Prison. How, for example, does one move from an ancient story (“How the Kaun Lok Bird Got Its Name”) about a mother who abandons her three daughters in the forest to the depths of twentieth-century torture at a place like Tuol Sleng? Chandler… CONTINUE READING

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