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Tenzin Dickie

A portrait of Tenzin Dickie, a translator of Tibetan.

Tenzin Dickie

Tenzin Dickie’s translation work focuses on a group of poets and writers from northeastern Tibet. Her translations have been published in the Washington Post online and are forthcoming from Modern Poetry in Translation....

Her poetry and essays have been published in Indian Literature, The Yellow Nib: Modern English Poetry by Indians, Apogee JournalTibetan Review, and Cultural Anthropology, among other publications. She is an editor of Tibetan Political Review and Tibet Web Digest. She is also editor of the Treasury of Lives, a biographical encyclopedia of significant figures from Tibet, Inner Asia, and the Himalayan Region. She has an MFA in Fiction and Literary Translation from Columbia University, where she was a Hertog fellow, and a BA from Harvard University. She was a 2014 ALTA fellow of the American Literary Translators’ Association.

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Articles by Tenzin Dickie

A yak stands on a snowy hill
Alexandr Frolov, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Picture of a shrine room in a Buddhist monastery
Photo by Wonderlane on Unsplash
Badges with the image of Mao Zedong
Gary Todd from Xinzheng, China, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons
Two buildings facing each other
Photo by Silas Hao on Unsplash