Author Biography

Lhashamgyal (Lha byams rgyal) is a promising representative of the new generation of Tibetan fictional writers Originally from Amdo, he now works as a researcher at the Tibetology Center in Beijing. He is the author of several well-received short stories (he is among the rare authors who were twice awarded a Sbrang char literary prize) and one novel, The Dear One from Tibet (Bod kyi gces phrug, Beijing, 2012), which was translated into Japanese in 2014 by Prof. Hoshi. His works describe today's new generation of Tibetans, and their insertion in a radically new social environment, that of China's Tibet.


This work was translated by Françoise Robin.

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