Post Tagged with: "Kham"

“Attention! The new Coronavirus in the Tibetan regions, including Kardze Prefecture!” By Woeser

“Attention! The new Coronavirus in the Tibetan regions, including Kardze Prefecture!” By Woeser

0 by / on 17/02/2020, 17:18 / in Comment, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia on February 7, 2020 and also published on her blog on February 8, 2020.

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Frontier Tibet: Patterns of Change in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands, edited by Stéphane Gros

Frontier Tibet: Patterns of Change in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands, edited by Stéphane Gros

0 by / on 23/12/2019, 16:19 / in Reading List

Published in December 2019 by Amsterdam University Press, “Frontier Tibet: Patterns of Change in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands”, edited by Stéphane Gros, is a new edited volume that explores the intertwined questions of place-making, identity, and socio-political transformations that constitute convoluted historical trajectory of the Kham region and influenced its becoming as a regional formation within the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands.

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“Pastures of Change: Contemporary Adaptations and Transformations among Nomadic Pastoralists of Eastern Tibet” By Gillian Tan

“Pastures of Change: Contemporary Adaptations and Transformations among Nomadic Pastoralists of Eastern Tibet” By Gillian Tan

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 18:27 / in Reading List

Published by Springer in April 2018, “Pastures of Change: Contemporary Adaptations and Transformations among Nomadic Pastoralists of Eastern Tibet” by Gillian Tan offers a novel examination of socio-environmental change in a nomadic pastoralist area of the eastern Tibetan plateau. 

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Music Video: “It’s All A Game” By ANU

Music Video: “It’s All A Game” By ANU

0 by / on 30/03/2018, 10:43 / in Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English-subtitled music video to “It’s All A Game” by ANU, translated by Bhuchung D. Sonam.

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“Remembering Another Three of Seven Tibetans Who Self-Immolated in 2017” By Woeser

“Remembering Another Three of Seven Tibetans Who Self-Immolated in 2017” By Woeser

0 by / on 07/02/2018, 16:58 / 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 December 13, 2017.

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“Tibetan Dress In Amdo & Kham” By Gina Corrigan

“Tibetan Dress In Amdo & Kham” By Gina Corrigan

0 by / on 11/12/2017, 12:02 / in Reading List

Published in November 2017 by Hali Publications, “Tibetan Dress In Amdo & Kham” by Gina Corrigan takes a detailed look at Tibetan costume, focusing on textiles but also branching out into the lives of local Tibetan people who share their stories through interviews.

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Tibetans and Fish – Part II: “Do Tibetans Eat Fish?”

Tibetans and Fish – Part II: “Do Tibetans Eat Fish?”

0 by / on 15/11/2017, 20:52 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an essay from WeChat on Tibetans and fish which follows on from last week’s post “From Taboo to Eating Fish”.

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Tibetans and Fish – Part I: “From Taboo to Eating Fish”

Tibetans and Fish – Part I: “From Taboo to Eating Fish”

0 by / on 08/11/2017, 16:42 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an essay from WeChat on fishing and eating fish.

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Music Video: “Fly” By ANU

Music Video: “Fly” By ANU

1 by / on 19/07/2017, 14:31 / in Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated the Tibetan pop hit of the year, “Fly” by ANU. For those who follow contemporary Tibetan music, there has been no escape from this catchy tune since it was released on May 19, 2017. 

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“In the Circle of White Stones: Moving through Seasons with Nomads of Eastern Tibet” By Gillian G. Tan

“In the Circle of White Stones: Moving through Seasons with Nomads of Eastern Tibet” By Gillian G. Tan

0 by / on 21/12/2016, 15:09 / in Reading List

Published in December 2016 by University of Washington Press, “In the Circle of White Stones: Moving through Seasons with Nomads of Eastern Tibet” by Gillian G. Tan describes the life-worlds of people in Kham who move with their yaks from pasture to pasture, depending on the milk production of their herd for sustenance.

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