Hong Kong: Gazing into the Abyss


On Tuesday, September 10th, Alvin Y. H. Cheung from the NYU School of Law will be speaking at the SLB Calabresi Faculty Lounge through the organization of the Paul Tsai China Center. As described by the Center,

Alvin Y.H. Cheung of the N.Y.U. School of Law will discuss the origins, evolution, and future direction of the ongoing protest movement in Hong Kong, assessing the legal and political significance of the protests and what they mean for the future of “one country, two systems” in the People’s Republic of China.  Mr. Cheung is a Hong Kong barrister (non-practicing) who has written and presented extensively about developments in Hong Kong for academic, specialist, and lay audiences.

Lunch will be served at the event.