Pheap Thon: Stories from the Khmer Diaspora

First Edition

Pheap Thon (ភាពធន់), or "resilience" is the ability to recover from or adjust to struggle. Each of our “resilience” stories are unique to our personal experiences, and so are the ways in which we process and express them.

All the Women in me are Healing

Kimberly Lieu

Bingo

Heath Chim

Untitled

Oyg Tdwag

Cambodia on the Bayou

Charlie Burns-Bahruth

Sub-titles

Clarity Lim

Reborn

Jory Horn

Dignity of a Refugee

Sokunthea Oum

Sun, Moon, Stars

Sophia Lee

One Duck Egg

Sokunthea Oum-Fite

Zodiacs and Joss Paper

Clarity Lim

Khmer or Khmao Enou-gh?

Vannary Kong

Khmer Resil-ience

Ty Chum

from TUNNELS

Lawdenmarc Decamora

A DAUGHTER’S DEDICATION TO HER REFUGEE FATHER

Joan Chun

Purple Shorts

Johny York

Good Cop, Bad Cop, Even Worse Cop

Lang Srey

A Love Letter to a Brown Asian Boy

Charlie Burns-Bahruth

(Dis)place

Randy Kim

Let’s Change

Sambath Meas

Return Flight

Learkana Chong

CURL ACTIV-ATOR

Nielson Sophann Hul

Is This Grief

Pichenda Bao

Keep on Dancing

Sophia Lee

Steam Rising

Clarity Lim

Arom - Capturing Cambodia

Kimberly Liu

The Safest Period in Human History

Pichenda Bao

Poem

Rosen Yin


Audio and video

 

Chha’nai Naah

Chanchettra Ly

Its Not Supposed To Happen // Against The Odds

Emad Rahim


Photo

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knowledge is resilience
— Krystal Chuon

Cooking recipes

Family Recipes

Alina Nuth