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Vienna Taiwan Film Weekend "Taiying - Taiwan Youth"

Date: Fri, Nov 5, 2021 6:00 PM

Location: Admiral Kino


06.00 PM - 06.05 PM Introduction by Astrid Lipinsky (VCTS)

06.05 PM - 06.30 PM Short lecture by Leon Kunz (PhD Candidate): The Sunflower Movement: Student-led Civil Disobedience?

Focus: A brief history of the protests and developments leading up to a mass enactment of civil disobedience by young people in the Sunflower Movement. I will briefly discuss how civil disobedience was enacted in the movement and what we can learn from the Taiwanese experience. I will also touch on questions of movement composition, tensions between different generations of activists, and the changing symbolic role of student participants in Taiwanese protests.

06.30 PM – 08.28 PM Our Youth in Taiwan 我們的青春,在台灣 (2018) 118 mins

08.30 PM – 09.00 PM Discussion



Vienna Center for Taiwan Studies

Department of East Asian Studies
University of Vienna
AAKH-Campus, Hof 2, Entrance 2.3
Spitalgasse 2
1090 Vienna Austria

Contact: Astrid Lipinsky
T: +43-1-4277-43844
University of Vienna | Universitätsring 1 | 1010 Vienna | T +43-1-4277-0
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