Where I go for AGGREGATED news on Cambodia, plus...   . . .           On Dec 26-29, 1979 [by now, Cambodia under one full year of Vietnamese occupation], the musician Paul McCartney and Kurt Waldheim, the Secre [ ... ]


Has Science Discovered God?     Click to watch this FASCINATING, MIND-BLOGGING video with breathtaking images and you learn science in the process!   Read transcript             God in the Cosmos
Veritas Forum at Yale University  [ ... ]


Speaking Engagements on Peace, Justice & Reconciliation



The Holocaust and the United Nations Outreach Program, From Kristallnacht to Today: How do we Combat Hatred?

Theary Seng speaking at the United Nations in New York, 8 Nov. 2007.




Youth for Peace National Conference (Siem Reap, 19 Sept. 2008)

Theary Seng, Youth for Peace, Siem Reap, 19 Sept. 2008
Theary Seng speaking to 300 young people at a Youth For Peace conference in Siem Reap, 19 Sept. 2008



10th Anniversary of Civil Peace Service Press Conference (Berlin, 18 Aug. 2009)

Theary Seng with Federal Minister of Economic Cooperation and Development Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul (Berlin, 19 Aug. 2009).  Video clips above a contribution of filmmaker Marc Eberle.


Friedrich Naumann Stiftung: Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Success or Scandal?

Moritz, Theary Seng, Parliamentarian, Lawyer Jurgen Assman

Theary Seng, Moritz, Mr. Richter of Friedrich Naumann Stiftung


Moritz Kleine-Brockhoff, moderator; panelists Theary Seng, Parliamentarian Jürgen Koppelin, Prosecutor Jürgen Aßmann at international conference The Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Success or Scandal (Berlin, 3 September 2009); with Board members of Friedrich Naumann Stiftung, parliamentarians and other policymakers in the audience.  Video clip above a contribution of filmmaker Marc Eberle.



National Press Club Newsmaker Program - KRT: Transitioning Cambodian "Survivors/Subjects" into Informed, Empowered "Citizens" (Washington, DC, 5 March 2010)

National Press Club committee member Peter Hickman introducing Newsmaker Theary Seng (Wash, DC, 5 March 2010)
National Press Club committee member Peter Hickman introducing Newsmaker Theary Seng (Wash. DC, 5 March 2010).  Click here for Transcript / Photos.


Friedrich Naumann Stiftung's International Academy for Leadership: "Justice & Reconciliation" (TELL Phnom Penh, 16 Dec. 2010)

Theary Seng, Friedrich Naumann Stiftung, 16 Dec. 2010
Theary Seng speaking to alumni of International Academy for Leadership of the Friedrich Naumann Stiftung (Tell Restaurant Phnom Penh, 16 Dec. 2010)



The January Series of Calvin College, 2011. "Reconciling Peace with Justice: A Personal Journey" (Grand Rapids, MI, 7 Jan. 2011)

Theary Seng at The January Series, Michigan, 7 Jan. 2011
Theary Seng speaking to a packed auditorium seating 1,100 and overflows at the Chapel (another 400) and Students Common, in addition to 30 simulcast sites across the United States, Canada and as far flung as Lithuania (Michigan, 7 Jan. 2011).

More information / photos . . .



25th Annual MLK, Jr. Symposium of the University of Michigan "Reconciling Peace with Justice: Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. in Cambodia" (Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, 13 Jan. 2011).  More information / speech . . .








Theary's BLOG

Strawman sips Fiji, doodles, speaks fluff; BBC's Asean Way online; Anti-Sam Rainsy Law; Em Theay; "Yuon" again; Post turns 25; Canada turns 150

Now available online: The ASEAN Way: Part 1 The ASEAN Way: Part 4
The BBC Global Questions at the World Economic Forum on ASEAN had me pose the first question and gave me the last words to close the hour-long program.   ...     Why "in sp [ ... ]

Pinyin; The New Yorker Comma Queen Series; You're already appropriating punctuation marks; now use them properly

Johnson: The story of pinyin   One country, two systems
The coexistence of pinyin and Chinese characters highlights the role of emotion in language decisions   The Economist | January 2017 [excerpts]   Pinyin has not, of course, replaced the  [ ... ]


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