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[Hong Kong] Book Event: "Challenging China: Struggle and Hope in an Era of Change"

December 11, 2007

Event: Challenging China: Struggle and Hope in an Era of Change
Date: Tuesday, December 11, 2007
Time: 12:30pm

Location: Hong Kong
Venue: The Foreign Correspondents' Club, Hong Kong, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central, Hong Kong


Human Rights in China (HRIC) is hosting a luncheon at the Foreign Correspondents Club in Hong Kong to celebrate the launch of its latest publication, Challenging China: Struggle and Hope in an Era of Change.

This collection of essays by activists, journalists, authors, and former government officials explores the growth of individual and group activism in the face of the complex human rights challenges facing China. HRIC Executive Director Sharon Hom and writer Yan Li will be presenting the book.

Event Schedule
Lunch at 12:45pm
Speakers at 1:10pm: Yan Li, poet, novelist and painter; a founding member of the avant-garde Stars art group during the 1970s.
Sharon Hom, executive director of Human Rights in China.

Download event invitation [PDF]

Related Event
HRIC will also be hosting an event at Book Culture bookstore in New York, where HRIC Board Co-Chair Andy Nathan will be introducing the book. For more details, please see the [New York] Book Event: Challenging China: Struggle and Hope in an Era of Change event page.

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