Institute of Historical Studies
Institute of Historical Studies

Panel: "30 years after Tiananmen: Popular Protests in Chinese History and Contemporary Societies" (sponsored by the History Dept. and others)

Fri, September 27, 2019 | Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen student protests, this panel explores the aftermath of these landmark demonstrations, their role in contemporary Chinese society, and practices of popular protest in contemporary Chinese societies such as Hong Kong and Taiwan.

Featured speakers:

Organized by Madeline Y. Hsu, Professor of History and
Faculty Affiliate, Asian American Studies, Asian Studies, and Mexican American and Latina_o Studies
The University of Texas at Austin


Co-Sponsored by UT Austin Department of History; the George H.W. Bush Foundation for US-China Relations; Center for Asian American Studies; Department of Asian Studies; China Endowment and Taiwan Studies Program; Center for East Asian Studies; The Humanities Institute through the Dr. Paul and Ms. Mary Ho Distinguished Lecture in China Studies and the Institute for Historical Studies.

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