Alex Shoumatoff

Alex Shoumatoff has written extensively about the environment and is currently working on a book about the American Southwest. His travels through Tibet took place in the fall of 1990.

Magazine History & Philosophy

The Search for the Panchen Lama

  The Search for the Panchen LamaBy Isabel HiltionW.W. Norton and Co., 2000336 pp.; $25.95 (cloth) In 1996 I was sent by Vanity Fair to Dharamsala, India, to interview the Dalai Lama about the abduction of the six-year-old Eleventh Panchen Lama by the Chinese government, and there I met Isabel Hilton, who was directing a […]

By Alex Shoumatoff
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