Arn Chorn-Pond tells his story as a refugee from the Cambodian Genocide.
Arn Chorn-Pond, Cambodian genocide survivor and activist, holds his flute in a doorway, with a pile of skulls visible in the background. Cambodia, 2002
Arn Chorn-Pond, Cambodian genocide survivor and activist, stands with members of his music group, Seasia, as they speak with Buddhist monks at the Wat Bo Temple. Cambodia, 2001.
Learn about Arn Chorn Pond’s life as a Cambodian refugee, and consider the power of telling your story.
Arn Chorn Pond elaborates upon his adjustment to high school in New Hampshire as a Cambodian teenager who spoke no English and had no knowledge of American culture.