A Rama family photo of their life in Cambodia before the civil war that brought the Khmer Rouge to power in the 1970s. Vira Rama’s mother (far right, front row) holds him in her arms. Photo: Charles Fox

Life under the Khmer Rouge: Cambodian family who buried their past to ensure their future

  • The Rama family buried their most prized possessions – family photographs – when the Khmer Rouge came to power in Cambodia in the 1970s
  • Photographer Charles Fox has created a book filled with these retrieved photos, along with images of the family’s life in America
Topic |   Cambodia

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A Rama family photo of their life in Cambodia before the civil war that brought the Khmer Rouge to power in the 1970s. Vira Rama’s mother (far right, front row) holds him in her arms. Photo: Charles Fox
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