Books & Movies

We review books and movies that are about Cambodia, are set in Cambodia, or have some relevance to your life as an expat in Cambodia.

A Cambodian hand-painted sign for a hairdresser.

Cambodia’s fading history of hand-painted signs

As the country develops more quickly than seems technically possible, Cambodia’s landscape is increasingly filled with glitzy billboards for Korean products and commercial electronics ads. Even so, you’ll still find a dwindling numbers of traditional hand-painted signs all over the … Continue reading