Local Author Brown Bag
Channy Chhi Laux
Channy Laux is a survivor of the Khmer Rouge genocide in Cambodia, she was thirteen-years-old when the Khmer Rouge took over the country in 1975.
Short Hair Detention is her own true story of endured starvation, horrendous working conditions, sickness and repeated separations from her family.
After working in Silicon Valley as an engineer in the Aerospace and Biotech industries for 30 years, Channy now works with schools and other organizations to promote awareness of what happened in Cambodia and to inspire refugees in adapting to their new country.
- Friday, December 7, 2018
- 12:00pm - 1:00pm
- Fukaya Room A
- Fremont Main Library
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