Interview

Tibet’s Youngest Principal Cellist on Her 20 Year Long Musical Journey

Tibet’s Youngest Principal Cellist on Her 20 Year Long Musical Journey

1 by / on 07/12/2017, 17:14 / in Comment, Interview, Latest, Music, Music, People

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a profile of professional Tibetan cellist Dolma Tsering from Shigatse. The profile was published on WeChat on August 7, 2017 but has since been deleted. The piece can still be found online such as on this website, from which the accompanying images were extracted.

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“My Conversation with Dawa, a Lhasa Red Guard Who Took Part in the Smashing of the Jokhang Temple” By Woeser

“My Conversation with Dawa, a Lhasa Red Guard Who Took Part in the Smashing of the Jokhang Temple” By Woeser

0 by / on 08/08/2017, 20:57 / in Comment, History, Interview, Latest, Woeser

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

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Melong Visits Lhasa’s Most Pioneering Art Space And Meets Its Founder

Melong Visits Lhasa’s Most Pioneering Art Space And Meets Its Founder

1 by / on 15/02/2017, 17:51 / in Comment, Interview

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a piece on Lhasa’s newest art space that was originally published on the “Melong Contemporary Art” WeChat channel on June 16, 2016.

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Pema Tseden Interviews Takbum Gyal: “In my Previous Life I May Have Been a Dog”

Pema Tseden Interviews Takbum Gyal: “In my Previous Life I May Have Been a Dog”

0 by / on 12/12/2016, 21:20 / in Interview

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an interview with Tibetan writer and teacher Takbum Gyal carried out by well-known filmmaker, translator and writer Pema Tseden. The interview was conducted in January 2016, published in literary journal “Qinghai Lake” in March 2016 and subsequently circulated on WeChat on June 10, 2016.

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From Young Rocker to University Professor: An Interview with Tenzin Dawa from the Band Namchag

From Young Rocker to University Professor: An Interview with Tenzin Dawa from the Band Namchag

0 by / on 16/11/2016, 14:57 / in Interview, Music

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an interview with Tenzin Dawa, a founding member of the most loved and established Tibetan rock band from Lhasa, Namchag (also known as Vajara in English and Tianchu in Chinese). The interview with Tenzin Dawa was carried out by the Lhasa-based WeChat arts and culture channel “Sweet Tea House” and published on July 18, […]

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A Broken Flower Blossoming in the Cracks: Tibetan Artist Gade Talks About Contemporary Tibetan Art

A Broken Flower Blossoming in the Cracks: Tibetan Artist Gade Talks About Contemporary Tibetan Art

2 by / on 23/08/2016, 17:53 / in Comment, Interview

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an interview with high-profile contemporary Tibetan artist Gade which was carried out by the Lhasa-based WeChat arts and culture channel “Sweet Tea House” on July 26, 2016 and published on July 29.

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Interview with Tibetan Rapper: “Who Is Mr J?”

Interview with Tibetan Rapper: “Who Is Mr J?”

0 by / on 30/09/2015, 14:39 / in Interview, Music

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an interview conducted by a Tibetan journalist over WeChat with Lhasa-based rapper Lobsang Jigme, known under his artist’s name “Mr J” (also known as Mr Jin).

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