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“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 1) By Woeser

“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 1) By Woeser

0 by / on 29/11/2017, 12:18 / 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 October 14, 2017.

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“HER” Part 1 By Gade: Tibetan Female Art Exhibition Series in Lhasa

“HER” Part 1 By Gade: Tibetan Female Art Exhibition Series in Lhasa

1 by / on 22/11/2017, 21:56 / in Art, Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an article from a Tibetan Women’s WeChat Channel written by artist Gade. In this article, Gade gives a personal introduction to the female artists in an exhibition titled “HER”, which he also curated. The article was published on September 17, 2017, and the exhibition featuring five Tibetan female artists opened at the Scorching Sun […]

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Tibetans and Fish – Part II: “Do Tibetans Eat Fish?”

Tibetans and Fish – Part II: “Do Tibetans Eat Fish?”

0 by / on 15/11/2017, 20:52 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an essay from WeChat on Tibetans and fish which follows on from last week’s post “From Taboo to Eating Fish”.

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Tibetans and Fish – Part I: “From Taboo to Eating Fish”

Tibetans and Fish – Part I: “From Taboo to Eating Fish”

0 by / on 08/11/2017, 16:42 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an essay from WeChat on fishing and eating fish.

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Poem: “This is How We Quietly Work” By Gangshun with Accompanying Essay by Françoise Robin

Poem: “This is How We Quietly Work” By Gangshun with Accompanying Essay by Françoise Robin

0 by / on 01/11/2017, 21:32 / in Comment, Guest Post, Latest, Poetry

  “This is How We Quietly Work” How I felt yesterday upon meeting Pema Tseden By Gangshun

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Poem: “The Spider of Yabzhi Taktser” By Woeser

Poem: “The Spider of Yabzhi Taktser” By Woeser

6 by / on 25/10/2017, 12:52 / in Latest, Poetry, Woeser

“The Spider of Yabzhi Taktser” By Woeser Translation by Ian Boyden

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Guest Post and Music Video About Tibetan Nomads

Guest Post and Music Video About Tibetan Nomads

0 by / on 27/09/2017, 12:48 / in Comment, Guest Post, Latest, Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Tenzin Choekyi. Tenzin Choekyi is an environmental science and policy graduate. She has previously worked as interpreter, translator for Restored Voice Project, a non-fiction book project about exiled Tibetan nuns. 

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Paths of the Soul: Two Points of View

Paths of the Soul: Two Points of View

0 by / on 25/09/2017, 15:06 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth presents two very different pieces discussing the 2015 film Paths of the Soul by Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yang. The two pieces were both published online recently.

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Poem: “That Night I Dreamt of Langchen La…” By Woeser

Poem: “That Night I Dreamt of Langchen La…” By Woeser

0 by / on 19/09/2017, 16:24 / in Latest, Poetry, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem by Woeser written on May 17, 2017, and published on her blog on June 9, 2017. 

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“Abandoned Tibetan Mastiffs” By the Gangri Neichog Research and Conservation Centre

“Abandoned Tibetan Mastiffs” By the Gangri Neichog Research and Conservation Centre

1 by / on 15/09/2017, 17:32 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a post from WeChat which was published by the account of Gangri Neichog Research and Conservation Centre on April 27, 2017.

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