Date: 14 December 2019 (Saturday)
Time: 2:30-5:30 pm
Organizer: Society for Hong Kong Studies
Venue: WMA Space, 8/F, Chun Wo Commercial Centre, 23-29 Wing Wo Street, Central, Hong Kong
2:30 – 3:30pm
From the Umbrella Movement to the Anti-Extradition Protests
Eliza Lee, Professor of Politics and Public Administration, HKU
Ching Kwan Lee & Sing Ming
Take Back Our Future: An Eventful Sociology of the Hong Kong Umbrella Movement, Cornell University Press, 2019.
Ma Ngok & Edmund Cheng
The Umbrella Movement: Civil Resistance and Contentious Space in Hong Kong, Amsterdam University Press, 2019.
Francis Lee & Joseph Chan
Media and Protest Logics in the Digital Era: The Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong. Oxford University Press, 2018.
3:45 – 5:30pm
Reflections on Hong Kong’s Summer of Dissent
Ray Yep, Professor of Politics, City U
Albert Chen, Cheng Chan Lan Yue Professor in Constitutional Law, HKU
Susanne Choi, Professor of Sociology, CUHK
Gary Tang, Assistant Professor of Communication, HSU
Sampson Wong, Lecturer of Performing Arts, HKAPA