Oral history interview with Gongue, 2010

Oral history interview with Gongue, 2010

 

Name:
Li, Jianglin, 1956- (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Gongue, 2010
Abstract:
Oral history interview with Gongue (a.k.a. Dkon mchog?, Konchok?) on his personal experience living in Purang in the western region of Ngari, Tibet (Tib. Mnga' ris Spu rang), from 1959-1967; including the start of the Cultural Revolution, and subsequent escape to India in 1967. Describes how young and healthy men and women were selected to work on road construction in Tibet after the Chinese occupation.
Collection Name:
Jianglin Li Interviews with Tibetan Exiles
Subjects:
Refugees, Tibetan; Ngari Diqu (China)
Format:
video recordings; oral histories
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
September 4, 2010
Physical Description:
1 video file (17 minutes)
Note:
Interviewed by Jianglin Li at Settlement Number 3 in Mundgod, India, on September 4, 2010.Digitized with funding by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute.
Note (Language):
Interview conducted in Tibetan through an interpreter, with some Chinese summary translations for the interviewer.
Note (Biographical):
Gongue is a Tibetan man born circa 1948 in Spu-rang (Purang), Tbet.
Language:
Tibetan; Chinese
Library Location:
C.V. Starr East Asian Library, Columbia University
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Catalog Record:
8672337
Digital Project:
Tibetan Studies Special Collections at Columbia University
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-gzt2-f925