Panel Discussion: Political Activism in Higher Education in Hong Kong
Liz Jackson (Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, HKU)
Gina Marchetti (Professor, Department of Comparative Literature, HKU)
William Hayward (Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, HKU)
Brenda Alegre (Lecturer, Gender Studies Programme, HKU)
Date: 9 September 2019
Venue: 4.36, 4/F, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU
This panel focuses on the particular challenges women and minorities face in participating in political life in Hong Kong. Panelists offer insights into the role scholars play in understanding the relationship between gender and diversity within Hong Kong’s political culture of protest and activism.