Barry Gittins and Jen Vuk
Barry Gittins and Jen Vuk |
Barry Gittins and Jen Vuk write the Book Chat column for Eureka Street. Barry is a communication and research consultant for the Salvation Army who has written for Inside History, Crosslight, The Transit Lounge, Changing Attitude Australia and The Rubicon. Jen is a freelance writer and editor whose work has appeared in The Herald Sun, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, The Age and The Good Weekend.
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22 July 2013
Dear Jen, enjoyed your article in this morning's SMH. It is spot on. If you are interested in my own battles with one particular Cambodian 'orphanage', go to:
29 July 2013
Thanks for your kind comments, James. Your situation certainly does sound very familiar. From what I've read (and what i saw when I was briefly there) Cambodia is an emotional minefield when it comes to 'orphanages'. Good luck in your 'battle'. JV