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Right Before Your Eyes: Dissent, Democracy & Creative Resistance in Hong Kong

Ryerson University Social Justice Week (Oct 26 – 30, 2020)
懷雅遜大學社會公義週

Right Before Your Eyes:
Dissent, Democracy & Creative Resistance in Hong Kong

Tuesday Oct 27, 2020
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Facebook event https://www.facebook.com/events/3162927843816244
YouTube live https://youtu.be/Hdn5wOjL64U

Winnie Ng, Chair of TADC, will be the moderator for the online seminar featuring:

  • Brian Leung 梁繼平, an icon of Hong Kong’s anti-extradition movement after unmasking himself and reading a statement on behalf of protesters at the Legislative Council.
  • Ken Moffatt, Jack Layton Chair at Ryerson University, whose research interests include creative resistance, the centrality of arts in global movements for transformative change, social justice and democracy
  • Representative from Ontario Universities Hong Kong Awareness Group (ONUHKAG), a province-wide student-led group aimed to advocate for academic freedom and human rights particularly related to Hong Kong and other regions under CCP control.
  • Representative from Ryerson Stands with Hong Kong (RUHK), a campus-based student group that seeks to raise awareness about Hong Kong’s democracy movement and the Chinese Communist Party’s oppression around the globe.

No registration is required for the seminar. Please visit Facebook event for details and update on the seminar. For other events during this 10th annual Social Justice Week, please visit Ryerson web site.

多倫多支持中國民運會與懷雅遜大學聯合舉辦一個網上研討會,由本會會長吳温温任主持,出席講者有正在美國攻讀博士的梁繼平懷雅遜大學教授Ken Moffatt、懷雅遜大學支持香港的學生組織RUHK及安省大學聯校支持香港的組織ONUHKAG。研討會以英語進行,於YouTube臉書直播。

此為懷雅遜第十屆【社會公義週】的其中一個環節,其他項目請查閱大學網頁