The protests in Hong Kong have lasted for nearly 6 months. Apart from the various analyses of the root causes, the characteristics and continuing evolution of the movement have also triggered a lot discussion.
|Date||11 December 2019|
|Time||18:30 - 20:30|
This seminar will cover the 3 major characteristics of the current Hong Kong movement together with contextualized examples:
1) Be water,
2) Leaderless Movement,
3) Global Solidarity Building and Redefining China as a Global Power
Q&A session follows after the talk.
Janet Lui - Early protester, MA Political Communications at Goldsmiths, University of London
Gwyneth Kwai-Lam Ho - Hong Kong Journalist specialised in feature writing on politics and social movements in the Greater China region
Date: Wednesday, 11 December 2019 from 18:30-20:30
Venue: Doelenzaal, Building C, ground floor, Universiteit van Amsterdam