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“‘An Unbroken Blank’: A Commemorative Book” By Woeser

“‘An Unbroken Blank’: A Commemorative Book” By Woeser

0 by / on 04/04/2018, 17:57 / in Comment, History, 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 March 14, 2018.

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Music Video: “It’s All A Game” By ANU

Music Video: “It’s All A Game” By ANU

0 by / on 30/03/2018, 10:43 / in Latest, Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English-subtitled music video to “It’s All A Game” by ANU, translated by Bhuchung D. Sonam.

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Poem: “Heavy Curtains and Deep Sleep Within Darkness” By Woeser

Poem: “Heavy Curtains and Deep Sleep Within Darkness” By Woeser

0 by / on 28/03/2018, 19:45 / in Latest, Poetry, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a new poem by Woeser titled “Heavy Curtains and Deep Sleep Within Darkness” which was published by the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia on March 8, 2018 and then posted on her blog on March 9, 2018.

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Poem: “You Who Bear the Sins of Your Dreams, For My Friend Shokjang” By Theurang

Poem: “You Who Bear the Sins of Your Dreams, For My Friend Shokjang” By Theurang

4 by / on 26/03/2018, 09:17 / in Latest, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth is publishing the English translation of a poem written by Tashi Rabten (pen name: Theurang) and presented to his close friend Shokjang upon his release from prison.

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Guest Post: “The Silence of the State: The Jokhang Fire and the Response of the Chinese Government” By Françoise Robin

Guest Post: “The Silence of the State: The Jokhang Fire and the Response of the Chinese Government” By Françoise Robin

0 by / on 21/03/2018, 16:30 / in Comment, Guest Post, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Paris based Tibet scholar Françoise Robin about the recent fire at the Jokhang Temple in Lhasa.

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“Should One Follow the Party’s Instructions?” By Shokjang

“Should One Follow the Party’s Instructions?” By Shokjang

1 by / on 19/03/2018, 13:37 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of an older essay by Tibetan writer and intellectual Shokjang (aka Druklo) titled “Should One Follow the Party’s Instructions?”.

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Three Poems by Chen Metak

Three Poems by Chen Metak

2 by / on 14/03/2018, 18:40 / in Comment, Latest, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents Bhuchung D Sonam’s translations of three poems by prominent poet from Amdo, Chen Metak.

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Poem: “Eye of the Empire” By Woeser

Poem: “Eye of the Empire” By Woeser

0 by / on 10/03/2018, 11:10 / in Latest, Poetry, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth presents an English translation by Palden Gyal of Woeser’s poem “Eye of the Empire, originally published by the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on February 9, 2018.

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Tibet Enters into the Era of Facial Recognition ATMs

Tibet Enters into the Era of Facial Recognition ATMs

0 by / on 08/03/2018, 17:06 / in Comment, Latest, News

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an article from WeChat posted on December 29, 2017, about new facial recognition ATMs in Tibet.

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“A Tibetan Woman That You Rarely See in Films” By Melong Art

“A Tibetan Woman That You Rarely See in Films” By Melong Art

0 by / on 21/02/2018, 22:01 / in Comment, Interview, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an interview with a Tibetan documentary filmmaker that was originally published on the “Melong Art” WeChat channel on September 10, 2017.

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