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Echoes from Dharamsala: Music in the Life of a Tibetan Refugee Community

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In Echoes from Dharamsala, Keila Diehl uses music to understand the experiences of Tibetans living in Dharamsala, a town in the Indian Himalayas that for more than forty years has been home to Tibet's government-in-exile. The Dalai Lama's presence lends Dharamsala's Tibetans a feeling of being "in place," but at the same time they have physically and psychologically constr ...more
Paperback, 337 pages
Published June 3rd 2002 by University of California Press (first published May 4th 2002)
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I read this one a while a guy and haven't a particularly cogent analysis. A valuable addition to the ethnomusicology literature, I thought.
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