Loung Ung


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An author, lecturer, and activist, Loung Ung has advocated for equality, human rights, and justice in her native land and worldwide for more than fifteen years. Ung lives in Cleveland, Ohio, with her husband.

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First They Killed My Father...

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Lulu in the Sky: A Daughter...

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A Daughter of Cambodia (3 B...

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“I think how the world is still somehow beautiful even when I feel no joy at being alive within it. ”
Loung Ung, First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers

“In my heart I know the truth, but my mind cannot accept the reality of what this all means.”
Loung Ung, First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers
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“I am six years old and instead of celebrating with birthday cakes, I chew on a piece of charcoal. ”
Loung Ung

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