Title

Building Bridges: A documentary on Acculturation Dissonance in Cambodian American Families

Lead Author Major

Communication

Format

Oral Presentation

Faculty Mentor Name

Teresa Bergman

Faculty Mentor Department

Communication

Abstract/Artist Statement

The purpose of the documentary is to explore the presence of Intergenerational Cultural Dissonance within Cambodian American families and it's effects on Cambodian American youth. Stockton, California has one of the largest populations of Cambodian Americans. With interviews from members of the Stockton Cambodian community, the documentary film gives a glimpse into the experience of Cambodian American youths who have trouble communicating with their parents because of language and cultural barriers. It also poses explanations of the cultural differences and possible solutions.

Location

DeRosa University Center, Room 211

Start Date

20-4-2013 4:00 PM

End Date

20-4-2013 4:25 PM

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Building Bridges: A documentary on Acculturation Dissonance in Cambodian American Families

DeRosa University Center, Room 211

The purpose of the documentary is to explore the presence of Intergenerational Cultural Dissonance within Cambodian American families and it's effects on Cambodian American youth. Stockton, California has one of the largest populations of Cambodian Americans. With interviews from members of the Stockton Cambodian community, the documentary film gives a glimpse into the experience of Cambodian American youths who have trouble communicating with their parents because of language and cultural barriers. It also poses explanations of the cultural differences and possible solutions.