When Aung San Suu Kyi stopped supporting US sanctions against Myanmar, it changed everything.
The US love affair with China is marked by cycles of exuberance and deflationary despair.
Cambodian politics are fundamentally nationalist – and the project of national imagining is unfinished.
When literary critic William Empson turned to Buddhist iconography, he moved from ambiguity in poetry to the faces of the Buddha.
It is difficult to think of any good reason why reasonably talented writers would devote so much time and effort to noir, a genre of fiction that delivers so little.
Such A Lovely Little War is a superb addition to the growing canon of graphic memoir – and brings the Vietnam War to new audiences.
Over the past two decades, Sooyong Park has dedicated his life to filming the Siberian tiger.
While interviewing young Cambodians for a novel, a writer finds strong patterns of spirit belief.
Duch ran a well-oiled machine. He processed people, personally approving every confession.
In Myanmar’s borderland conflict zones, promises of peace, a cease-fire, and renewed military action are wearily familiar.