Antony Dapiran says the Occupy protest was successful in the sense that it alerted a generation of young Hong Kong people to key issues about the city’s future and stimulated a vibrant cultural scene. Photo: Reuters
Antony Dapiran says the Occupy protest was successful in the sense that it alerted a generation of young Hong Kong people to key issues about the city’s future and stimulated a vibrant cultural scene. Photo: Reuters

City of Protest author Antony Dapiran on his fears and hopes for Hong Kong

Dapiran covered Article 23, the government’s campaign of ‘lawfare’ and the expulsion of pro-democracy lawmakers at the Hong Kong International Literary Festival, but says he still has great hope for the city’s future

Antony Dapiran says the Occupy protest was successful in the sense that it alerted a generation of young Hong Kong people to key issues about the city’s future and stimulated a vibrant cultural scene. Photo: Reuters
Antony Dapiran says the Occupy protest was successful in the sense that it alerted a generation of young Hong Kong people to key issues about the city’s future and stimulated a vibrant cultural scene. Photo: Reuters
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