Tsering Shakya

Tsering Shakya, historian/writer/professor, was born in Tibet and attended the School of Oriental and African Studies at London University, where he was a research fellow in Tibetan Studies. Over the last ten years he has regularly briefed politicians on Tibet at the Foreign Bureau Office and the European Parliament. His publications include Fire Under Snow: …

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The Prisoner

Review of book A Tibetan Revolutionary by Melvyn Goldstein

What is clear is that Phunwang was the victim of a revolution betrayed. This excellent, detailed account of his life will help future generations to decide for themselves whether he was indeed a good guy or not.

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