Burma, America, The World, Art, Literature, Political Economy through the eyes of a Permanent Exile.
"We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the oppressed. Sometimes we must interfere. . . There is so much injustice and suffering crying out for our attention . . . writers and poets, prisoners in so many lands governed by the left and by the right." Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize Speech, 1986, Oslo.
This entire site copyright Kyi May Kaung unless indicated otherwise.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Aug. reading from me--to chill you for good--
FGM: A Story about
the Mutilation of Women.
Dr. Aset, a trained gynecologist with several post graduate
American degrees, lets herself be drawn into an inappropriate