Light Reading for Tibetans: “1984” and “A Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich”

Orwell’s 1984 — in Tibetan (གཅིག་དགུ་གྱ་བཞི།, at left) — is now available in the PRC, confirms French Tibetologist Françoise Robin in an e-mail today. I assume it has the official stamp of approval, because it is published by the state-run Gansu Nationalities Publishing House, according to a news item in Tibetan (here). It was translated by Dorje … Continue reading Light Reading for Tibetans: “1984” and “A Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich”