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Benjamin Lawrence - Blog 2: Language, Translation and Spirits in Cambodia

Benjamin Lawrence - Blog 2: Language, Translation and Spirits in Cambodia

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In this blog, I use my experiences in the classroom at the Language Institute for Natural Khmer (LINK), Phnom Penh, to discuss some methodological issues surrounding the process of translation, as well as its (somewhat unexpected) connection to undertsanding the role of spirits and the supernatural in contemporary Cambodian society.