Extreme Khmer Episode 10: Studying Khmer in Surin

July 16, 2008 by · 25 Comments 

In this episode, the first of many exploring the Khmers of Surin in present-day Thailand, we visit a school started by a Sisaket Khmer man who teaches Khmer reading and writing. Write to khmersurin@gmail.com for more info. You can also use that address to donate to his school on PayPal. A little bit goes a long way!

Duration : 0:9:48

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Extreme Khmer Episode 9: Edible Spiders

May 15, 2008 by · 25 Comments 

The title says it all! By the way, if you like the music behind the closing credits for this episode, by Khmer rapper A-Ping, check out http://www.boeungkaplhaok.com/

This is the last Extreme Khmer episode before we go on vacation for three months. Thanks everyone for watching; see you in September for more fun-filled adventures!

Duration : 0:7:57

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Extreme Khmer Episode 8: Preah Ko Preah Kaew, Part 2

April 9, 2008 by · 25 Comments 

The action-packed, heart-rending conclusion of this important Khmer legend, which touches on Khmer identity, history and environmental issues.

Duration : 0:9:50

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Extreme Khmer Episode 7: Preah Ko/Preah Kaew, Part 1

March 19, 2008 by · 19 Comments 

The first of a special two-part episode on an important Khmer legend. Hear the tale discussed by a Khmer scholar and told by a fortune teller, and see movie clips and doll stop-animation versions of key scenes. Stay tuned next month for the thrilling conclusion!!

Duration : 0:9:6

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Extreme Khmer Episode 6: Former Students Today

February 12, 2008 by · 24 Comments 

Interviews with three of my former students from SEASSI 2002, about how they’re using their Khmer language skills in Cambodia today

Duration : 0:7:51

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Extreme Khmer Episode 5: Cambodian Airline Pilot

January 15, 2008 by · 22 Comments 

An interview with a Cambodian pilot who files for Bangkok Airways (and trains Thai pilots!), and the story of a 1996 air crash in Phnom Penh, with a video of the sole survivor from Thai television.

Duration : 0:7:25

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Extreme Khmer Episode 4: Female Moto Dup

December 12, 2007 by · 25 Comments 

Interview with the only woman motorcycle taxi driver in Phnom Penh (that we know of!).

Duration : 0:6:32

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Extreme Khmer Episode 3: Khmer Comic Artists Today

November 30, 2007 by · 25 Comments 

Interviews with artists who work for an organization which promotes comics in Cambodia, plus a comic artist from the 1980s.

Duration : 0:9:33

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Extreme Khmer Episode 2: Wat Phnom

March 9, 2007 by · 25 Comments 

Each month our crack team of wacky reporters takes you into the heart of Khmer culture on the highways and byways of Southeast Asia. Extreme Khmer is a video podcast done entirely in Khmer and intended for students who have completed at least one year of university-level Khmer study.

http://www.studykhmer.com

Duration : 0:5:48

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Extreme Khmer Episode 1: Surin Khmers

December 30, 2006 by · 25 Comments 

Each month our crack team of wacky reporters takes you into the heart of Khmer culture on the highways and byways of Southeast Asia. Extreme Khmer is a video podcast done entirely in Khmer and intended for students who have completed at least one year of university-level Khmer study.

Duration : 0:6:14

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