You Come from a Family of Refugees

Video essay for the Doha Debates @ dohadebates.com produced by Mariya Karimjee

       
     
Point of Entry

World premiere of “Point of Entry” composed by Liliya Ugay. Text by Sokunthary Svay. Performed by Norfolk Festival Choir, conducted by Simon Carrington.

       
     
Trespass

Pamela Stein Lynde, composer; Sarah Hawkey, soprano; Hajnal Pivnick, violin; Mila Henry, piano; based on a poem by Sokunthary Svay. Recorded live at Avaloch Farm Music Institute, September 7th, 2018

       
     
Refugee Instructional

From the American Opera Projects’ “First Glimpse” premiere, as part of the Composers & the Voice fellowship. Text by Sokunthary Svay and set by composer, Frances Pollock.

       
     
Reincarnation

From the American Opera Projects’ “First Glimpse” premiere, as part of the Composers & the Voice fellowship. Text by Sokunthary Svay and set by composer, Pamela Stein Lynde.

       
     
Interview with Sokunthary Svay | Bronx Book Fair, May 2018
       
     
Apsara in New York

“Apsara in New York” poem by Sokunthary Svay. Film by Hieu Gray. Courtesy of https://www.visiblepoetryproject.com/

       
     
Morning Call

Text by Sokunthary Svay. Composed by Liliya Ugay. Sung by Jin-Xiang Yu.

       
     
AAWWTV: Refugee Requiem with Bao Phi, Patrick Rosal, and Sokunthary Svay

Sokunthary begins reading at 37:55

       
     
NYIC Times Square Ad: This is Our New York

New York Immigrant Coalition Looped on Times Square billboard, June 2017. Sokunthary is the fourth person featured.

       
     
Explorations of the Second Memory: Cambodians Remember

Event by Asian American Arts Alliance. Sokunthary’s presentation begins at 30:22.