Cambodia: The Year of the Singing Kite: Art and Life in Modern Cambodia

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection
Artist or Author: Sarah St. Vincent
Creation Year: 2008
Summary: Drachen Foundation kite grant recipient, Sarah St. Vincent spent over a year living in Cambodia researching and documenting their tradition of kites for our foundation. From the many interviews, documents, articles and photos she compiled this manuscript with the hopes of it being published. For this reason, we are unable to offer a scan of the entire work, but let the world know that it exists and can be accessed by contacting Sarah St. Vincent herself. A very personal journalistic narrative on Sarah's year in Cambodia, living and learning about a culture as a western scholar. Sarah St. Vincent
Type: Book
Geographic: Cambodia
Kite Type: Bowed, Figure
Materials: Bamboo, Paper
Significance: Art, Cultural, Sport
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The manuscript:  The Year of the Singing Kite