Category: Literature

Chong Wang (China)

If you ask me about my residency in ComPeung, it’s really wonderful. Although I didn’t create a specific work, I did develop ideas for two projects and kept working on FaceTime with my colleagues. The environment, including the cool pets, was perfect working and living environment. We all learned a lot from each other. In […]

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Nick Reale (USA)

In the fall of 2014, I was conducting research on New York City’s fresh water supply system and it’s newest addition: Water Tunnel No. 3.“New” is a loose term; it’s been under construction for forty years, and in that time it has chewed up everything in its path from the region’s dense Fordham gneiss to […]

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Virginia Jealous (Australia)

***Australian writer Virginia Jealous will be resident at ComPeung during March and April 2014. She will be working on Flightpath: Thailand, a project of fiction and non-fiction, written in prose and poetry. Flightpath: Thailand takes as its starting point the East Asian-Australiasian flyway for migratory birds and will explore literal and metaphorical notions of ‘flightpath’. It is part […]

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Subashree Krishnaswamy (India)

Tucked well away from even the nearest village, Compeung is a place like none other. Charming accommodation, open spaces, gracious hospitality, sumptuous meals, all make sure that your creative juices brim over. You never know what to expect in Compeung – a snail in the room, a misty lake, a saintly dog, a sudden downpour, […]

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