Monthly Archives: March 2013

Yangon Bookstores

I haven’t seen a country read as much as Myanmar. Workers, lounging adults, soldiers and even kids pour their attention into the folds of newspapers – their lunch, checkerboards, or AK-47s at their side. I ponder the reasons that this … Continue reading

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Yangon (catching up)

(3rd week of Feb 2013) The Yangon Photo Festival is in its final stretch, and skilled photographers and journalists still roam the streets, chasing storys and photographing during the day, drinking and storytelling at night over mounds of BBQ and … Continue reading

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Yangon Day 1

The air charges your spirit. ┬áNone of us could articulate our feeling of the air, but we all agreed there was something special about it. No words combined and refined will ever be able to replicate the experience of being … Continue reading

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