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Blighted Flower and other Stories : A Portraits of Women in Modern Tibetan Literature

Riika J Virtanen

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ISBN 10: 8186470271 / ISBN 13: 9788186470275
Published by Library of Tibetan Works & A
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Contents: Introduction. 1. A blighted flower/Dondrub Gyel. 2. A shameless bride/Dondrub Gyel and Tshering Dondrub. 3. A girl with her face concealed by a scarf/Tenpa Yargye. 4. The yellow leaves of summer. Appendices. Bibliography. "A Blighted Flower and Other stories provides a fascinating glimpse of modern Tibetan literary art. These four stories focus on women' s lives in contemporary Tibet. "The translation of Dondrub Gyel's A Blighted Flower forms the main work in this collection. It is a novella of seven chapters and is considered to be one of the pioneering works in modern Tibetan storytelling. The other stories in this compilation are: A Shameless Bride by Dondrub Gyel and Tshering Dondrub, A Girl with Her Face Concealed by a Scarf by Tenpa Yargye and The Yellow Leaves of Summer by Tashi Palden. "Until recently access to modern Tibetan novels and short stories for non-Tibetan readers has been rare and the present work is intended to fill this gap."No. 22102 154 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 38085

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Publisher: Library of Tibetan Works & A

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This book provides a fascinating glimpse of modern Tibetan literary art. These four stories focus on women's lives in contemporary Tibet. The translation of Dondrub Gyel's A Blighted Flower forms the main work in this collection. It is a novella of seven chapters and is considered to be one of the pioneering works in modern Tibetan storytelling. The other stories in this compilation are: A Shameless Bride by Dondrub Gyel and Tshering Dondrub, A Girl with Her Face Concealed by a Scarf by Tenpa Yargye, and The Yellow Leaves of Summer by Tashi Palden.

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