Letters to Sombath

Letters to Sombath

 

In late 2013, friends and colleagues were invited to write letters to Sombath. Below is a list of those who have written, arranged alphabetically, with links to the letters. If you would like to contribute your own letter, please see details here.

Dear Sombath…from Shui Meng (23)

Dear Sombath…from Shui Meng (23)

My dearest Sombath, It has been awhile since I last wrote you. Even though I have not been writing to you much, I have not forgotten you, nor have I given up on the struggle to get truth and justice for you. Since March 2020, our world has been turned upside down by...

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Dear Sombath…from Shui Meng (22)

Dear Sombath…from Shui Meng (22)

My dearest Sombath, Today is again 15 December 2020. Every year as this date approaches, my heart aches even more than normally. Today, eight years ago, you were abruptly and so cruelly taken away from me. The images of how you were taken away flashed across my mind...

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Dear Sombath…from S.Y. Chin (4)

Dear Sombath, My colleagues, authors and I remember you vividly. We also remember clearly your inspiring dedication to your beautiful country and your love for the communities you dedicated your life’s work to. It is fast approaching eight years since we last...

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