Tuesday, May 30, 2023
[In-person] Discussion at Asia Society Hong Kong Center
Opening Remarks and Introduction of Panel 18:00
Moderated Panel Discussion 18:10
Q&A from Audience 18:55
Closing Remarks 19:25
In his latest work, The Hunger of the Republic: Our Present in Retrospect, editor Ashish Rajadhyaksha brings together texts and images published over the last 50 years and collected from across academic disciplines and cultural practices to take a fresh look at past events as they shape India's present. This important work, volume 1 of the 6-volume India Since the 90s series, was recently translated into Chinese and published in Hong Kong.
Asia Society Hong Kong Center is proud to present a discussion with Mr. Rajadhyaksha, Alastair McClure of the University of Hong Kong, Brian Tsui of Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and Enoch Tam, Editor-in-Chief of Typesetter Publishing, about this fascinating collection, the significance of publishing it in Chinese translation, and how specters of the past haunt our present reality.
May 30, 2023
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM (GMT+8)Add to Calendar
Miller Theater, Asia Society Hong Kong 麥禮賢劇場, 亞洲協會香港中心
9 Justice Drive, Admiralty, HONG KONG
Hong Kong SAR (China)
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