Author Archives: Alexandra Schultheis Moore

About Alexandra Schultheis Moore

Alexandra Schultheis Moore, professor of English at Binghamton University, is the author of Vulnerability and Security in Human Rights Literature and Visual Culture (Routledge, 2015) and Regenerative Fictions: Postcolonialism, Psychoanalysis, and the Nation as Family (Palgrave Macmillan, 2004) in addition to many essays and book chapters. She has also coedited several volumes: The Routledge Companion to Literature and Human Rights (with Sophia A. McClennen, Routledge, 2015); Teaching Human Rights in Literary and Cultural Studies (with Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg, Modern Language Association, 2015); Globally Networked Teaching in the Humanities (with Sunka Simon, Routledge, 2015); and Theoretical Perspectives on Human Rights and Literature (with Goldberg, Routledge, 2011).

Anglophone Novels from the Tibetan Diaspora: Negotiations of Empire, Nation, and Culture

The preface of the Charter of the Tibetans-in-Exile (1991) states the goals of the government as follows: Efforts shall be made to transform a future Tibet into a Federal Democratic Self-Governing Republic and a zone of peace throughout her three regions. Whereas in particular, efforts shall be made in promoting the achievement of Tibet’s common goal as well as to strengthen the solidarity of Tibetans, both within and outside of Tibet, and to firmly establish a democratic system suitable to the temporary ideals of the Continue reading → Continue reading →