The Umbrella Movement

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The Asian Affairs Center Presents

The Umbrella Movement

Hong Kong Protests, Beijing's Power, and Democracy in Asia


Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Student Center 2206A/B, University of Missouri

Open dialogue, with members of Friendship Association of Chinese Students and Scholars With Professor Emeritus David Webber (Political Science) Moderated by Professor Harrison Kim (History)

What is happening in the streets of Hong Kong is momentous. Is it a revolution? Will it change the status quo? What is this democracy the people are demanding? Why is Beijing opposed to this movement? What do the Hong Kong protests mean for democracy in Asia? Come to this open dialogue, the first Asian Affairs Colloquium. Share your thoughts and experiences. Please contact Professor Harrison Kim for more information (kimcheehyung@missouri.edu).