'Cambodia Born Anew' exhibit in Chicago

September 7, 2008 4:30:11 PM PDT
A new exhibit opened Sunday at Chicago's Cambodian Heritage Museum."Cambodia Born Anew" examines the country's continuing cultural and civic recovery following years of war and genocide.

The exhibit includes photos and artifacts, which detail the nation's ancient traditions and changes toward a more modern economy.

Sunday's opening included a reception with Cambodian cultural performances, including music and dancing.

The museum is operated by the non-profit Cambodian Association of Illinois.