Post Tagged with: "History"

“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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“In the Service of the 13th and 14th Dalai Lamas – Choegyal Nyima Lhundrup Kashopa” By Jamyang Choegyal Kasho

“In the Service of the 13th and 14th Dalai Lamas – Choegyal Nyima Lhundrup Kashopa” By Jamyang Choegyal Kasho

0 by / on 21/12/2016, 16:42 / in Reading List

Published in 2015 by Tibethaus in Germany, “In the Service of the 13th and 14th Dalai Lamas – Choegyal Nyima Lhundrup Kashopa” is a biography of prominent political figure Kashopa Choegyal Nyima written by his son Jamyang Choegyal Kasho. The book features a foreword by Tsering Shakya and an historical note by Robert Barnett.

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“Contesting the Yellow Dragon: Ethnicity, Religion, and the State in the Sino-Tibetan Borderland” By Xiaofei Kang and Donald S. Sutton

“Contesting the Yellow Dragon: Ethnicity, Religion, and the State in the Sino-Tibetan Borderland” By Xiaofei Kang and Donald S. Sutton

0 by / on 21/12/2016, 16:12 / in Reading List

Published in June 2016 by Brill, “Contesting the Yellow Dragon: Ethnicity, Religion, and the State in the Sino-Tibetan Borderland” by Xiaofei Kang and Donald S. Sutton is the first long-term study of the Sino-Tibetan borderland.

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“Shadow States: India, China and the Himalayas, 1910–1962” By Bérénice Guyot-Réchard

“Shadow States: India, China and the Himalayas, 1910–1962” By Bérénice Guyot-Réchard

0 by / on 21/12/2016, 15:46 / in Reading List

Published in October 2016 by Cambridge University Press, “Shadow States: India, China and the Himalayas, 1910–1962” by Bérénice Guyot-Réchard is the first book to unpack Sino-Indian tensions from the angle of competitive state-building – through a study of their simultaneous attempts to win the approval and support of the Himalayan people.

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“Photography and Tibet” By Clare Harris

“Photography and Tibet” By Clare Harris

0 by / on 21/12/2016, 15:19 / in Reading List

Published by Reaktion Books in October 2016, “Photography and Tibet” by Clare Harris is the first historical survey of photography in Tibet and the Himalayas.

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“Tibet in Agony: Lhasa 1959” By Jianglin Li

“Tibet in Agony: Lhasa 1959” By Jianglin Li

0 by / on 21/12/2016, 14:50 / in Reading List

Published in October 2016 by Harvard University Press, “Tibet in Agony: Lhasa 1959” by Jianglin Li, translated by Susan Wilf, provides the first clear historical account of the crackdown in Lhasa in March 1959.

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“The Tenth Karmapa & Tibet’s Turbulent Seventeenth Century” By Karl Debreczeny and Gray Tuttle (eds.)

“The Tenth Karmapa & Tibet’s Turbulent Seventeenth Century” By Karl Debreczeny and Gray Tuttle (eds.)

0 by / on 14/08/2016, 18:44 / in Reading List

Published in June 2016 by Serindia, “The Tenth Karmapa & Tibet’s Turbulent Seventeenth Century” by Karl Debreczeny and Gray Tuttle (eds.), brings together specialists in literature, history, religion, and art to discuss the historical context of the Tenth Karmapa (1604-1674).

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“The Urgency and Importance of Eyewitness Testimonies – Part Two” By Woeser

“The Urgency and Importance of Eyewitness Testimonies – Part Two” By Woeser

0 by / on 30/06/2016, 21:29 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated the second part of a blogpost by Woeser, originally written in August 2015 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on October 21, 2015.

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“The Urgency and Importance of Eyewitness Testimonies – Part One” By Woeser

“The Urgency and Importance of Eyewitness Testimonies – Part One” By Woeser

1 by / on 29/06/2016, 23:28 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written in two parts in August 2015 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on October 19, 2015.

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“A Covered Up Past” By Woeser

“A Covered Up Past” By Woeser

0 by / on 23/06/2016, 18:25 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written in 2002 in Lhasa, updated in 2015 in Beijing for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on October 3, 2015.

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