Articles tagged myanmar

Everything is Broken: A Tale of Catastrophe in Burma

From inside a dictatorship, an undercover reporter recounts the crushed 2007 protests and the devastation after Cyclone Nargis in 2008.

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Various Artists: Radio Myanmar (Burma)

It would have been disturbing if Radio Myanmar had taken the same route as Radio Thailand, and made the SPDC junta's propaganda instruments sound deliberately exotic and surprising and fun.

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19 Nov 2007 // 10:00 PM

Various: Music of Nat Pwe

Despite the piercing oboes and the clashing of gongs, the music on Music of Nat Pwe is sweet and catchy at heart.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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