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Tsering Wangmo Dhompa


Tsering Wangmo Dhompa is the author of the full-length collections of poetry, "Rules of the House" (2002), "In the Absent Everyday" (2005) and "My Rice tastes like the lake" (2011), which was a finalist for the Northern California Independent Bookseller’s Book of the Year Award for 2012.

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Scheduled events:
Author Pavilion - Adult Nonfiction

Books:
Coming Home to Tibet
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Shambhala Publications
July 2016
ISBN 9781611803297
Paperback, 304 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

When her mother dies in a car accident along a great highway in India, far from her country and her family, Tsering decides to take a handful of her ashes to Tibet. More/less

My Rice Tastes Like the Lake
Poetry
Apogee Press
July 2011
ISBN 9780978766702
Paperback, 88 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

Poetry. Asian American Studies. "Tsering Wangmo Dhompa's MY RICE TASTES LIKE THE LAKE echoes in the mind, mouth, and heart as its strangely calm English phrases settle into measured lines and stanzas. More/less

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