2020 TAANY Online Talk -1
Speaker｜Dr. Vincent Wang, Dean of College of Arts and Sciences at Adelphi University
Curator/ Live-stream Operator / Graphic Designer｜I-Chen Wang
The first episode of 2020 TAANY Online Talks presented by Taiwanese American Association of New York (TAANY). The speaker gave background information of the political structure in Hong Kong by briefly introducing the history of Hong Kong after WWII and social movements in the recent years. He then pointed out the effect of Hong Kong National Security Law, how different countries reacted to it, and how this law could influence Taiwanese people around the world.
2020 TAANY Online Talk
This series of online talks were live-streamed on Facebook from July 30th to December 23rd, 2020, directed by I-Chen Wang. The topics of these talks include how Hong Kong National Security Law affects the international affairs, Memorial for Former Taiwan President Teng-Hui Lee, the recent changes in the U.S. visa policies, the unfulfilled goals on transitional justice for indigious people in Taiwan, the history of Taiwanese (language) and the campaign on restoring it, and using elements of “Pún-tē Kua-á (a local form of folk opera that originated in Yilan, Taiwan)” in Taiwanese pop music.