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SOAS in the Media: 6-12 November

12 November 2019


Items related to Asia

  • The Times: Steve Tsang’s letter in response Times article “China tries to gag UK universities” - 7 Nov
  • IntellAsia: Steve Tsang quoted in article about Hong Kong protestors - 7 Nov
  • The Epoch Times: Article on UK Government Report: ‘Alarming Evidence’ of Chinese Meddling in Local Universities in which Steve Tsang is cited - 7 Nov
  • Dhaka Tribune: Report on event at which Rachel Dwyer spoke about Bollywood - 7 Nov
  • Huffington Post: Steve Tsang talks about Chinese media blackout in an article about the fall of the Berlin wall. - 9 Nov
  • Dhaka Tribune: Article about the Dhaka Lit Fest at which Rachel Dwyer spoke at the closing ceremony - 9 Nov
  • South China Morning Post: Steve Tsang comments on what impact China's pork shortage will have on the country's leadership - 9 Nov
  • Financial Express: Article about the Dhaka Lit Fest at which Rachel Dwyer spoke at the closing ceremony - 10 Nov
  • South China Morning Post: Opinion piece citing Steve Tsang' work on the history of Hong Kong and its relationship with China and Britain - 10 Nov
  • BBC Radio 4: Steve Tsang spoke in the 3 part 'China and the World' radio documentary - 10 Nov
  • The News International: Report on “Language Policy in International Agreements: The Asian Experience with Special Focus on CPEC" conference, where Mandana Seyfeddinipur gave the keynote speech - 10 Nov
  • Dawn: Article reporting on ‘Reign of censorship: Pakistan, Kashmir and India’ panel discussion held at SOAS. - 10 Nov

Items related to Middle East 

  • BBC Radio 4: Laleh Khalili talks to Radio 4 on the history of border walls. - 9 Nov

Items related to Africa

  • The Nation: SOAS Masters student, Taibat Hussain Aduragba, commended Kwara State Governor for appointing nine women as commissioners - 11 Nov

Items related to other regions / General SOAS news

  • V&A Blog, Art Daily & Apollo Magazine: SOAS Honorary Fellow, Gus Casely-Hayford appointed first director of V&A East - 9 Nov
  • Daiji World: Article on Rishi Singh's book "Sikh Heritage - A History Of Valour And Devotion" - 12 Nov
  • West Sussex County Times: Bella Sankey, SOAS Alumna, announced as Arundel and South Downs Labour candidate - 10 Nov
  • Sussex Express: SOAS Alumna, Belinda Sykes, talks about her passion for music after being diagnosed with terminal cancer - 12 Nov