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Woeser: This Afternoon’s Visit with Ilham’s Wife and Son (Collateral Damage 2)
Elliot Sperling  |  Thursday, Jul 17, 2014  |  No Comment
Woeser: This Afternoon’s Visit with Ilham’s Wife and Son (Collateral Damage 2)

On July 14, Tsering Woeser was able, with some difficulty, to visit Ilham Tohti’s wife, Guzelnur, and one of their two children. The younger son, age 5, remains with her in Beijing while his older …

Remembering Tapey
Elliot Sperling  |  Monday, Jan 9, 2012  |  11 Comments
Remembering Tapey

In the last item I posted on the Rangzen Alliance site I referred to a recent piece by Woeser. Having drawn on her comments for that post I think I would be doing her something …

Kailash: An Appeal
Elliot Sperling  |  Thursday, Jul 14, 2011  |  One Comment
Kailash: An Appeal

Sometimes one wants to rub one’s eyes in disbelief at how degrading things seem to become when someone in China discovers tourism value in particular Tibetan Buddhist sites. On her indispensable blog Woeser has written …

Lhasa Public Security Summon Woeser
Jamyang Norbu  |  Tuesday, Nov 2, 2010  |  3 Comments
Lhasa Public Security Summon Woeser

Urgent Blogpost by Woeser; Lhasa Public Security Bureau Summon Her
High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an urgent blogpost by Woeser describing how she was summoned on the phone by the Lhasa Public Security Bureau. The …

Acceptance Speech by Tsering Woeser
International Women's Media Foundation Courage in Journalism Award, 2010
Tsering Woeser  |  Thursday, Oct 28, 2010  |  No Comment
Acceptance Speech by Tsering Woeser

Ladies and Gentlemen:
My heartfelt thanks to the International Women’s Media Foundation for its Courage in Journalism Award.  Since the Chinese government will not give me a passport, I am unable to come and accept this …

Art House
Elliot Sperling  |  Sunday, Sep 26, 2010  |  One Comment
Art House

There was something terribly depressing about reading Tenzin Nyinjey’s recent response to Norbu Samphel—Norbu Samphel, readers may recall, had mounted a somewhat surreal defense of obscurantism and a cult of personality as essential elements of …

Woeser Receives International Courage in Journalism Award
Jamyang Norbu  |  Thursday, May 13, 2010  |  One Comment
Woeser Receives International Courage in Journalism Award

Tsering Woeser, the insightful and courageous Tibetan writer living in China, Claudia Duque, an investigative journalist of Colombia, and Vicky Ntetema freelance reporter of Tanzania will Receive 2010 Courage in Journalism Awards from the International …

Renaissance Under Fire: Tibet’s Own Beat Generation
Tendor  |  Thursday, May 6, 2010  |  No Comment

It is an evil twist of fate that many Tibetan intellectuals and writers get their due recognition only after they’re dead or arrested. Gedun Choephel. Dhondup Gyal. Dolma Kyab. Shokjang. Gangnyi. And now, the latest …

Tenzin Sonam and Ritu Sarin’s Latest Film
Kunleng invites Tenzing Sonam to discuss his latest documentary The Sun Behind the clouds — Tibet's struggle for Freedom
Web Chowkidar  |  Sunday, Jan 24, 2010  |  No Comment
Tenzin Sonam and Ritu Sarin’s Latest Film

Kunleng invites Tenzing Sonam to discuss his latest documentary The Sun Behind the clouds — Tibet’s struggle for Freedom. For more news and discussion, please visit voatibetan.com or kunleng.wordpress.com.
The full interview on Kunleng:
Part 2 [10'29''] …

Tsering Woeser’s Forbidden Memory
Web Chowkidar  |  Wednesday, Dec 9, 2009  |  No Comment
Tsering Woeser’s Forbidden Memory

Kunleng invites Tsering Woeser, author of “Forbidden Memory: Tibet During the Culture Revolution”, and Dolkar, who translated the new Tibetan edition from the Chinese, to discuss the book and the obstacles that confronted the author …