Friday, February 08, 2008

Dr. Kyi May Kaung -- updated bio

Abstract- Untitled- Oil on canvas -- (SOLD) Copyright Kyi May Kaung

Kyi May Kaung holds a doctorate in Political Economy from the University of Pennsylvania and has worked for The Burma Fund and in international radio. During the Saffron Revolution in Burma in 2007 she was interviewed by BBC, CBC, RFA and others. Dr. Kaung is a literary activist who writes poetry, fiction and non-fiction and is also a professional artist, who paints in a variety of mediums and styles. Her doctoral fields focussed on Burma, totalitarian systems and economic reforms in Russia, India and China.