Post Tagged with: "Exile"

Tibetan Resettlement Stories: Voices of Boston

Tibetan Resettlement Stories: Voices of Boston

0 by / on 23/12/2019, 16:35 / in Reading List

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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“Tibetan Resettlement Stories: Voices of Boston” – Book Review by Tenzin Yewong Dongchung

“Tibetan Resettlement Stories: Voices of Boston” – Book Review by Tenzin Yewong Dongchung

0 by / on 18/12/2019, 14:11 / in Book Reviews, Guest Post, Latest

In anticipation of the Winter 2019 edition of the Tibet Reading List (coming very soon!), High Peaks Pure Earth presents a book review by Tenzin Yewong Dongchung of “Tibetan Resettlement Stories: Voices of Boston”, a publication launched earlier this month.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2018 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2018 Reading List

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 21:40 / in Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Summer 2018 Reading List! We’ve updated the previous Winter Reading List to include 26 (!) 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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“Exile: A Photo Journal, 1959 – 1989”

“Exile: A Photo Journal, 1959 – 1989”

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 17:34 / in Reading List

The “Exile” photo journal was initially conceived by Tenzin N. Tethong and award-winning photojournalist Jim Daniels as a book to commemorate the fifty years in exile of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the 150,000 Tibetans who today live outside Tibet. 

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“Blessings from Beijing: Inside China’s Soft-Power War on Tibet” By Greg Bruno

“Blessings from Beijing: Inside China’s Soft-Power War on Tibet” By Greg Bruno

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 17:22 / in Reading List

Published by University Press of New England in May 2018, “Blessings from Beijing: Inside China’s Soft-Power War on Tibet” by Greg Bruno untangles the chains that tie Tibetans to China and examines the political, social, and economic pressures that are threatening to destroy Tibet’s refugee communities. 

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“One Voice: Portraits of the Tibetan Diaspora” By David Zimmerman

“One Voice: Portraits of the Tibetan Diaspora” By David Zimmerman

0 by / on 16/08/2017, 18:56 / in Reading List

Published in August 2017 by Kehrer Verlag, “One Voice: Portraits of the Tibetan Diaspora” is a book of portrait photographs by New York based David Zimmerman.

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“Tibetan Democracy: Governance, Leadership and Conflict in Exile” By Trine Brox

“Tibetan Democracy: Governance, Leadership and Conflict in Exile” By Trine Brox

0 by / on 16/08/2017, 18:55 / in Reading List

Published in May 2016 by I.B.Tauris, “Tibetan Democracy: Governance, Leadership and Conflict in Exile” by Trine Brox is an exploration into how democracy is viewed and practised amongst Tibetans in exile.

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