Channy Chhi Laux

In the News

2018/10/10 Press Release - Celebrate Nebraska’s 2018 Book Award Winners at December 1st Celebration. Nebraska Library Commission.

Lange-Kubick, C (2018, October 7). These are painful and powerful stories that should be heard. Lincoln Journal-Star.

Schwaninger, M (2018, September 29). 3 women to tell survival stories Oct. 11. Lincoln Journal-Star.

Kesterson, J (2018, August 29).  Channy Laux Shares Story Behind Her Personal Memoir.  Bridgeport News Blade.

Bakkehaug, K (2018, August 3).  Nebraska Refugee Describes the Cambodian Genocide.   Alliance Times-Hearld.

North, I (2018, July 27).  Surviving the Khmer Rouge: Author shares her experiences in memoir of life under brutal regime.  Scottsbluff Star-Hearld

Takamatsu, G.  (2018, June 27). Survivor of the Cambodian "Killing Fields" Shares her story.  Campbell Express - page 3 (Local News)

2018/5/30 On-Air Interview - All About Books: “Short Hair Detention” - Nebraska PBS and NPR (NET)

Gayman, D.  (2018, April 20). Husker alumna, genocide survivor returns to share her story.  Nebraska Today

Tammeus, B.  (2018, April 16). A Cambodian genocide survivor tells her story to Jews.  Bill's 'Faith Matters' Blog

2018/4/10 - Senator Patty Pansing Brooks to Present Award - Lincoln Chamber of Commerce

2018/4/2 - Survivor Of Cambodian Atrocities Visits Kansas City To Increase Understanding Of Genocide - KCUR, Kansas City public radio

2018/3/15 - Escaping the Cambodian genocide - Palo Alto Weekly

2018/2/19 -  Survivor of Cambodian Genocide Shares Story of Endurance and Honor - PRWeb

2017/12/20 - Cambodian refugee shares story with Lincoln High students - Lincoln Journal Star

2017/12/20 - Excellence In Education: Cambodia Refugee visits Lincoln High - KLKN TV

2017/12/19 - Author Presentation to ELL Students at Lincoln High School - Lincoln, Nebraska.

2017/12/17 - Hope in the killing fields - Lincoln Journal Star

2017/10/20 - Short Hair Detention published

2017/10/14 - Cooking demo with Laura Stec in San Francisco

2017/8/14 - Feature article about Channy on Women of the Bay Area.

2017/8/10 - Channy has accepted the role of mother in Bitter Melons, a short film written by Thavary Krouch