CRCAO member - TBACT Team

Emanuela Garatti

Researcher, École Pratique des Hautes Études

Research thematics

  • History of the Tibetan Empire: political history, origins of the Tibetan Empire, genealogy of the Spu-rgyal dynasty, foreign relations and diplomacy, Chinese influences
  • Tibetan and Chinese Dunhuang manuscripts: codicological and paleographical analysis, transliteration and translation
  • Tang Dynasty and its foreign relations: diplomacy, matrimonial alliances, peace treaties
  • Mention of Tibet, of Tibetan Empire and of Tibetan people in textual sources: Song period encyclopaedias (Cefu yuangui 冊府元龜, Taiping yulan 太平御覽), official histories (Sui, Tang, Five Dynasties, Song) and other official documents (Tang huiyao 唐會要, Tongdian 通典, Wudai huiyao 五代會要, Zizhi tongjian 資治通鑒)
  • Chinese and Tibetan epigraphy: funerary inscriptions, steles and official treaties