Fox, C. ORCID: 0000-0003-2939-1087, 2019. Buried. catfish. ISBN 9781916163102

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‘Buried' is an intimate look at the experience of one family pre- and post-Khmer Rouge through their family archive.

When the Khmer Rouge entered the city of Battambang, Cambodia, the Rama family, aware of the brutality of the regime, decided to bury one of their most beloved items, their photographs. After 4 years of hell and the family's loss of the father, the Ramas reunited, retrieved their images and made the long and dangerous journey to the refugee camps of Thailand and eventually to America.

Through the family's own captioning of their archive we see the intimacy of struggle, loss and salvation.

‘Buried’ includes an introduction from Cambodian writer Darathtey Din and Human rights advocate Ou Virak , as well as essays from British academics Dr Jennifer Good from the London College of Communications and Fiona McLaren from Nottingham Trent University.

‘Buried' is the product of a deep relationship developed with the Rama family, who now reside in LA, and Charles Fox.

Item Type: Edited book
Creators: Fox, C.
Din, D.Author of introduction, etc.UNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Virak, O.Author of introduction, etc.UNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Good, J.Writer of accompanying materialUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
McLaren, F.Writer of accompanying materialUNSPECIFIEDorcid.org/0000-0002-8289-6677
Publisher: catfish
Date: 14 July 2019
ISBN: 9781916163102
Divisions: Schools > School of Art and Design
Record created by: Jill Tomkinson
Date Added: 16 Jun 2020 11:15
Last Modified: 16 Jun 2020 11:15
URI: https://irep.ntu.ac.uk/id/eprint/40001

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