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PHOTOGRAPHS FROM S21

Two photos come to life in an exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art, New York City. They are a young Cambodian woman and man whose photos were taken by the Khmer Rouge right after removing their blindfolds, moments before their execution.

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"Photographs From S-21, by French-American playwright Catherine Filloux subtly challenges the audience to question its own role as consumers, and curators, of tragedy."
- Maura Nguyen Donohue, Flash Review Dispatch

Rhetorical Memory, Political Theater, and the Traumatic Present
-MEDIA REVIEW by Wendy S Hesford
Transformations: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy, Fall 2005, Vol XVI No. 2, p 104-117.