Tarred as I am by the brush of specialising in China, my interest in Tibetan and Uyghur cultures is merely that of an outsider. But having written a series of posts on Tibet, it seems suitable to round up my readings on Uyghur culture—and its recent decimation—with a selection from the Uyghur tag in the sidebar.
I began by reviewing
For the fine publications of Rachel Harris, see
which leads us to the outstanding work of anthropologist Rahilä Dawut, who was disappeared in 2017:
On the work of Mukaddas Mijit, see
Two more posts feature the wonders of Uyghur music, as they were until recently:
- Uyghur music in London
- Recent studies of the Uyghur crisis
- and remarkable videos of the Naqshbandi Sufi order.
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