Birth of a capital: Phnom Penh during the French protectorat

Lecture in English made by Jean-Michel Filippi, PhD, linguist, anthropologist and specialist of Cambodia

Based on a rich data collection (map, photos), the aim is to present 75 years (1865 – 1940) of the modern history of Phnom Penh. History, economics and politics will be analyzed as well as the adventure of architects and town planners who built Phnom Penh.

Free entrance; information and registration: 017555035

Where: Le Jardin, #16, Street 360, between 51 & 57, Phnom Penh
When: Friday Aug. 27, 19:00

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