March 23, 2010

Cambodian Comics

Our friend John Weeks was vising from Phnom Penh. John has been studying and talking about Khmer comics. He brought some of these comics and spoke about Khmer comics history at my travel/culture meet.

Cambodian comics

Cambodian comics

Below, a Khmer folk tale that talks about a myth related to origin of a mountain.

Cambodian comics

Cambodian comics

A love story

Cambodian comics

Cambodian comics

Horror comics

Cambodian comics

Cambodian comics

Earlier in the month, we also had two bright young people from Cambodia sharing about the technology culture in Cambodia. Kounila is a journalist and Nearerath is a lawyer. I first met them when I attended the Cambodian Blogger Festival in Phnom Penh a few years back.

Cambodian tech culture


Cambodia Books


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