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Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project: Interview with Tenzin Dolsel
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Tenzin Dolsel was born in Bylakuppee, India. She moved to Minnesota in 1997. Dolsel is a graduate of Edison High School and is an undergraduate student at the University of Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, family, moving to Minnesota, expectations of Minnesota, growing up in a Tibetan settlement, similarities and differences between India and the United States, English, school experiences in India and the U.S., Students for a Free Tibet (SFT), making friends, moving to a big city, college experiences, nursing, Middle-Way, Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC), autonomy, Tibetan political issues, Buddhism, non-violence, preserving culture, China, His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
30 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:59:23 running time
Creation Narrator: Dolsel, Tenzin
Interviewer: Khando, Tenzin
Interviewer: Lenz, Charles
Made in Fridley, Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Fridley, Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Tibetan Americans -- Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 09/02/2005
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 104
Accession Number AV2005.106.4
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project'