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Woeser and Wang Lixiong Under House Arrest in Beijing

Woeser and Wang Lixiong Under House Arrest in Beijing

2 by / on 09/07/2014, 01:29 / in New, News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth is grateful to scholar Elliot Sperling for his quick translation of a Facebook post by Woeser of July 8, 2014, documenting the circumstances behind her and her husband Wang Lixiong’s house arrest in Beijing.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2014 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2014 Reading List

2 by / on 08/07/2014, 01:10 / in New, News, Reading list

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Summer 2014 Reading List – books on all aspects of Tibet!

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“The Cross-Provincial Arrest of Khenpo Karma Tsewang from Nangchen” By Woeser

“The Cross-Provincial Arrest of Khenpo Karma Tsewang from Nangchen” By Woeser

1 by / on 13/06/2014, 13:02 / in New, News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in December 2013 and January 2014 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on January 8, 2014.

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“A Few Proposed Suggestions on Education” By Jigme Gyaltsen

“A Few Proposed Suggestions on Education” By Jigme Gyaltsen

0 by / on 21/02/2014, 10:20 / in Comment, News

On International Mother Language Day 2014 today, High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a blogpost that provides a good summary of a speech on education in Tibet by Jigme Gyaltsen. The opinions were posted to a Tibetan language blog on January 24, 2014.

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“Paying Respect to Dhondup Wangchen and Golog Jigme” By Woeser

“Paying Respect to Dhondup Wangchen and Golog Jigme” By Woeser

0 by / on 10/12/2013, 14:45 / in News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on December 1, 2013 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on December 10, 2013. The blogpost is about Tibetan filmmakers Dhondup Wangchen and Golog Jigme, both of whom Woeser has written about before. Dhondup Wangchen is currently serving the final year of […]

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High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2013 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2013 Reading List

0 by / on 05/12/2013, 18:16 / in News, Reading list

  High Peaks Pure Earth is happy to see so many Tibet-related publications come out just over the past few months! Since our Summer reading list, there are lots of new books to update you all on. Some of these would make great holiday reading whilst some are academic titles but we hope that you find something of interest nonetheless.

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TAR Party Secretary Chen Quanguo on New Propaganda and Control of Social Media Strategy

TAR Party Secretary Chen Quanguo on New Propaganda and Control of Social Media Strategy

0 by / on 11/11/2013, 21:37 / in Comment, News

High Peaks Pure Earth has strayed from the usual material and this time translated an article by Party Secretary of the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) Chen Quanguo that was published in the primary theoretical journal of the Central Committee of the Communist Party “Qiushi” (literally meaning Seeking Truth) and was posted online on their website on November 1, 2013.

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‘My New Book, “Immolations in Tibet: The Shame of the World”, Released Today in France’ By Woeser

‘My New Book, “Immolations in Tibet: The Shame of the World”, Released Today in France’ By Woeser

1 by / on 31/10/2013, 14:33 / in News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on October 17, 2013 announcing the publication of her new book in France by publishers Indigène Éditions.

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“Our Lhasa is on the Verge of Destruction! Please, Save Lhasa!” By Woeser

“Our Lhasa is on the Verge of Destruction! Please, Save Lhasa!” By Woeser

45 by / on 10/05/2013, 18:31 / in Comment, News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth is very grateful to Elliot Sperling for his translation of a blogpost by Woeser originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia on May 4, revised on May 6 and posted on her blog on May 7, 2013. The blogpost is an appeal to save Lhasa from destructive modernisation and has already attracted media […]

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“The Tibetan Version of ‘Forbidden Memory: Tibet During the Cultural Revolution’ Is Now Available for Download Free of Charge” By Woeser

“The Tibetan Version of ‘Forbidden Memory: Tibet During the Cultural Revolution’ Is Now Available for Download Free of Charge” By Woeser

5 by / on 30/04/2013, 22:17 / in News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an announcement by Woeser about the electronic Tibetan version of her book “Forbidden Memory: Tibet During the Cultural Revolution”. The blogpost was published on Woeser’s blog on March 31, 2013. “The Tibetan Version of ‘Forbidden Memory: Tibet During the Cultural Revolution’ Is Now Available for Download Free of Charge” By Woeser Since 1999, based […]

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