Extreme Khmer Episode 5: Subtitled Version

September 28, 2008 by · 3 Comments 

I had to subtitle an episode of Extreme Khmer this past summer for a presentation at a conference on language teaching, and this is the one I chose…so I thought I’d put it here so people who can’t speak Khmer could check it out. Don’t expect me to subtitle any more episodes, though, you gotta learn Khmer to enjoy this show, haha!

Duration : 0:7:25

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Extreme Khmer Episode 16a: The Kuy, the Elephant Trainers

September 28, 2008 by · 11 Comments 

Finally, Season Three of Extreme Khmer is here! According to our tradition, we begin in Surin, where we interview an 80-year-old Kuy man about his experiences trapping and training elephants in Cambodia and Thailand. Check out the extras to this episode on studykhmer.com, plus watch a higher-quality version of the video.

Duration : 0:8:3

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Extreme Khmer 14: Surin Kantreum

September 15, 2008 by · 21 Comments 

We return to the land of the “Northern Khmer” to interview the legendary Kantreum singer Nam Pheung Muang Surin. Be sure to check out the full-length live versions of several of the songs featured in this episode, both on YouTube and in the “Ephemera” section of studykhmer.com

Duration : 0:9:53

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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 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 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 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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