双書展示: The Many Faces of Globalization: Chinese in West Africa and Africans in South China

Jan 26, 2018 3:00pm - 7:00pm Rm. GH405, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Online Registration:

Organised by:

The French Centre for Research on Contemporary China (CEFC)
in collaboration with China Research and Development Network, APSS, Hong Kong Polytechnic University


3:00pm - 4;30pm
Presentation of Chinese State-Owned Enterprises in West Africa: Triple-embedded globalization
by Katy Lam (Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Social Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Discussion by Li Chen (Assistant Professor, Centre for Chinese Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong) and Jean Pierre Cabestan (Head, Department of Government and International Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University)

Q&A session

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Presentation of The World in Guangzhou, Africans and Other Foreigners in South China's Global Marketplace
by Gordon Mathews (Professor, Department of Anthropology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

Discussion by Roberto Castillo (Assistant Professor, Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University) and Eric Florence (Director of CEFC Hong Kong)

Q&A session

6:00pm - 7:00pm