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Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project: Interview with Tsewang Sangmo Lama
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Tsewang Sangmo Lama was born in Boudha, Kathmandu, Nepal. She graduated from the Tibetan Children's Village (TCV) in Dharamsala, India. Lama moved to Minnesota in 2000 to attend St. Cloud State University. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, family, Tibetan Children's Village (TCV), school in India, coming to Minnesota, first impressions of Minnesota, adjusting to the United States, college experiences, Students for a Free Tibet (SFT), starting a political organization, Tibetan American Foundation of Minnesota (TAFM), International Campaign for Tibet (ICT), activism, U.S. politics, influence of older Tibetans, community, future education plans, international students, adjusting to weather, preserving culture, Tibetans in Nepal, differences and similarities between Tibetan and American values, working on the Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project.
2 hours sound cassette
31 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
00:57:59 running time
Interviewee: Lama, Tsewang Sangmo
Interviewer: Lenz, Charles
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Made in: Minnesota History Center
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 104 (Library Call Number)
AV2005.106.9 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project'