PRESS & MEDIA COVERAGE
Press Interviews, Invited Talks and Panel Discussions
Latest Press Interview:
Eric Lai: Hong Kong 25 Years After Handover | LSE IDEAS China Foresight
New York Times: How China Dealt a ‘Knockout Blow’ to Its Opponents in Hong Kong (5 Feb, 2023)
The Washington Post: Hong Kong’s top pro-democracy figures set to stand trial Monday (5 Feb, 2023)
The Guardian: Hong Kong 47: trial of dozens in pro-democracy movement set to begin under national security laws (4 Feb, 2023)
The Globe and Mail: Hong Kong refuses to reveal details of secretive ‘deradicalization’ program for former protesters (10 Jan, 2023)
AFP: Beijing gives Hong Kong leader power to bar foreign lawyers after loss at top court (30 Dec, 2022)
Al Jazeera: Jimmy Lai’s security law trial postponed to September 2023 (13 Dec, 2022)
Wall Street Journal: Hong Kong to Seek Beijing’s Intervention After Top Court Rules in Favor of Jimmy Lai (28 Nov, 2022)
SELECTED TALKS AND PANEL DISCUSSIONS
2022. "Hong Kong's Human Rights Melt Down" Discussant, King's College London Transnational Law Institute, London.
2021. “Hong Kong, China and the International Community” Panellist, Cambridge University Hong Kong & China Affairs Society, St. John’s College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge.
2021. “The Critical Room: Is the Fight for Democracy in Hong Kong Over? Post-screening Panel Discussion of When A City Rises” Panellist, Film fra Sør (Film from the South), Oslo.
2021. “COVID-19, Autocratisation and Geopolitical Instability: Electoral challenges and Democratic Backsliding in East Asia” Panellist, 5th Asian Electoral Stakeholders Forum, Bangkok.