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High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2019 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2019 Reading List

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High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Winter 2019 Reading List! We’ve updated the previous Summer Reading List to include 21 more titles covering the span of the entire Tibetan Buddhist world. Please note the reading list is best viewed on your computer’s browser, each link opens in a new tab.

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“TIBET: Reports from Exile” by Thubten Samphel

“TIBET: Reports from Exile” by Thubten Samphel

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Published by Blackneck Books, Dharamsala, and launched there on December 14, 2019, “TIBET: Reports from Exile” by Thubten Samphel chronicles decades of history through articles and essay.

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“The Tibetan Suitcase” By Tsering Namgyal Khortsa

“The Tibetan Suitcase” By Tsering Namgyal Khortsa

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Published by Blackneck Books, Dharamsala, and launched there on November 6, 2019, “The Tibetan Suitcase” by Tsering Namgyal Khortsa is a new paperback edition of the novel.

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Tibetan Resettlement Stories: Voices of Boston

Tibetan Resettlement Stories: Voices of Boston

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Recently reviewed here on High Peaks Pure Earth, “Tibetan Resettlement Stories: Voices of Boston” portrays the lives and images of forty first-generation Tibetans who settled in Boston. 

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“Chinese Influences on Modern Tibetan Writings: A Study of Selected Writings of Yidam Tsering and Dhondup Gyal” By Sonam Dolkar

“Chinese Influences on Modern Tibetan Writings: A Study of Selected Writings of Yidam Tsering and Dhondup Gyal” By Sonam Dolkar

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Published in July 2019 by Om Publications, “Chinese Influences on Modern Tibetan Writings: A Study of Selected Writings of Yidam Tsering and Dhondup Gyal” by Sonam Dolkar critically evaluates the political and ideological impacts of Chinese influences on the development of modern Tibetan writing.

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“Becoming Bilingual in School and Home in Tibetan Areas of China: Stories of Struggle” By YiXi LaMuCuo

“Becoming Bilingual in School and Home in Tibetan Areas of China: Stories of Struggle” By YiXi LaMuCuo

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Published in July 2019 by Springer, “Becoming Bilingual in School and Home in Tibetan Areas of China: Stories of Struggle” by YiXi LaMuCuo offers a deep understanding of bilingualism and bilingual education by examining the stories of five individuals’ learning experiences over a period of almost 60 years.

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“Tibetan Nation: A History Of Tibetan Nationalism And Sino-Tibetan Relations” By Warren Smith

“Tibetan Nation: A History Of Tibetan Nationalism And Sino-Tibetan Relations” By Warren Smith

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Published in July 2019 by Routledge, “Tibetan Nation: A History Of Tibetan Nationalism And Sino-Tibetan Relations” by Warren Smith offers the most comprehensive account available of Tibetan nationalism, Sino-Tibetan relations, and the issue of Tibetan self-determination.

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“Tibet: When the Gods Spoke, India-Tibet Relations 1947-1962, Part 3 (July 1954-February 1957) By Claude Arpi

“Tibet: When the Gods Spoke, India-Tibet Relations 1947-1962, Part 3 (July 1954-February 1957) By Claude Arpi

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Published by Vij Books in May 2019, “Tibet: When the Gods Spoke, India-Tibet Relations 1947-1962, Part 3 (July 1954-February 1957) by Claude Arpi uses never-accessed-before Indian archival material to examine India-Tibet Relations from 1947 to 1962.

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“108 devinettes du Tibet”, écrit par Françoise Robin et Véronique Gossot, et illustré par Sènga la Rouge

“108 devinettes du Tibet”, écrit par Françoise Robin et Véronique Gossot, et illustré par Sènga la Rouge

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Published in November 2019 by L’Asiathéque – Maison des Langues du Monde (World Languages Publishing), “108 devinettes du Tibet”, is a French language publication, a collection of 108 Tibetan riddles from Françoise Robin and Véronique Gossot with illustrations by Sènga la Rouge.

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“Ocean of Milk, Ocean of Blood: A Mongolian Monk in the Ruins of the Qing” By Matthew King

“Ocean of Milk, Ocean of Blood: A Mongolian Monk in the Ruins of the Qing” By Matthew King

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Published by Columbia University Press in April 2019, “Ocean of Milk, Ocean of Blood: A Mongolian Monk in the Ruins of the Qing” by Matthew King tells the story of one Mongolian monk’s efforts to defend Buddhist monasticism in revolutionary times, revealing an unexplored landscape of countermodern Buddhisms beyond old imperial formations and the newly invented national subject.

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