Fri, 07/23/2010 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Golden Leaf, A Khmer Rouge Genocide Survivor
Kilong Ung, author of the memoir, "Golden Leaf, A Khmer Rouge Genocide Survivor," speaks about his life and his incredible journey from the Khmer Rouge killing fields to the Rotary Club of Portland and the fellowship of the Royal Rosarians, through minefields, rockets, bullets, refugee camps, and Reed College. The term "golden leaf" means a survivor of a heinous act against humanity, especially genocide.
He was recorded at a reading at St John's Books by KBOO's Mel Reslor.