High Peaks Pure Earth: Ten Years of Tibetan Cyberspace in Translation
Monday, April 8, 2019
6:00pm – 8:00pm
EALAC Lounge (Kent Hall 403)
High Peaks Pure Earth has been dedicated to translating literature, news, and cultural commentary from Tibetan cyberspace for the last decade. Join us for a talk by founding editor Dechen Pemba, followed by a roundtable discussion on the internet as a site of Tibetan cultural production featuring Palden Gyal and Riga Shakya (Columbia University) and with video contributions from poet Tsering Woeser (Beijing) and writer Bhuchung D Sonam (Dharamsala). With an introduction by Eveline Washul.
Light refreshments will be served. This event is sponsored by the Modern Tibetan Studies program, Columbia University.