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“Enticement: Stories of Tibet” By Pema Tseden

“Enticement: Stories of Tibet” By Pema Tseden

0 by / on 17/12/2018, 20:02 / in Reading List

Published in September 2018 by the State University of New York Press, Enticement marks the English-language debut of prominent Tibetan writer and filmmaker Pema Tseden. Patricia Schiaffini-Vedani and Michael Monhart are the editors and translators.

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“Windhorse Warrior” By RC Friedericks

“Windhorse Warrior” By RC Friedericks

0 by / on 17/12/2018, 20:01 / in Reading List

Published in October 2018 by Niyogi Books, “Windhorse Warrior” by RC Friedericks offers an inside look at the struggles and aspirations of the Tibetan people during the 1950s. It is a tale that weaves together the politics of occupation and resistance, an other-worldly romance between a Chinese communist and an educated Tibetan woman, and the soaring vision of the Tibetan […]

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“The Handsome Monk and Other Stories” By Tsering Döndrup, Translated by Christopher Peacock

“The Handsome Monk and Other Stories” By Tsering Döndrup, Translated by Christopher Peacock

0 by / on 17/12/2018, 19:54 / in Reading List

To be published in early 2019 by Columbia University Press, “The Handsome Monk and Other Stories” by Tsering Dondrup, translated by Christopher Peacock, describes the lives of Tibetans in contemporary China with wit, empathy, and a passionate sense of justice. “The Handsome Monk and Other Stories” brings together short stories from across Tsering Döndrup’s career to create a panorama of […]

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High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2017 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2017 Reading List

0 by / on 14/12/2017, 18:30 / in Reading List

As 2017 nears to a close, we’ve updated our Summer reading list to include 13 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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“White Crane, Lend Me Your Wings: A Tibetan Tale of Love and War” By Dr Tsewang Yishey Pemba

“White Crane, Lend Me Your Wings: A Tibetan Tale of Love and War” By Dr Tsewang Yishey Pemba

0 by / on 16/08/2017, 18:49 / in Reading List

Published posthumously by Niyogi Books in February 2017, “White Crane, Lend Me Your Wings: A Tibetan Tale of Love and War” by Dr Tsewang Yishey Pemba is a work of historical fiction set in the Nyarong Valley in the Kham province of Eastern Tibet in the first half of the twentieth century. 

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