Archive for January, 2017

“Fragments On Nostalgia” By Woeser

“Fragments On Nostalgia” By Woeser

0 by / on 25/01/2017, 22:36 / in Comment, Latest, Woeser

  High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on November 19, 2016.

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Art Exhibition in Lhasa: “Journey From The Heart”

Art Exhibition in Lhasa: “Journey From The Heart”

0 by / on 18/01/2017, 15:33 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an article about contemporary art in Lhasa that was originally published on the “Melong Contemporary Art” WeChat channel on June 15, 2016.

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“Types of Dranyen” (The Tibetan Lute)

“Types of Dranyen” (The Tibetan Lute)

0 by / on 11/01/2017, 16:06 / in Comment, Music

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a translation of a short piece from WeChat about the musical instrument the dranyen (sgra snyan), the Tibetan lute. In addition, there are some background notes by the translator.

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“Dawa, a Red Guard from Lhasa: ‘That Day, The Jokhang Temple was Only Destroyed on the Surface, The Real Destruction Happened Later'” By Woeser

“Dawa, a Red Guard from Lhasa: ‘That Day, The Jokhang Temple was Only Destroyed on the Surface, The Real Destruction Happened Later'” By Woeser

0 by / on 04/01/2017, 23:02 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on October 30, 2016.

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