SOAS University of London

Department of Politics and International Studies

Tommy Chung Yin Kwan

BSSc (CUHK), MSc (SOAS)
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Overview

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Name:
Tommy Chung Yin Kwan
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Thesis title:
Fail to Re-connect: The Alienated Relationship Between Democratic Progressive Party and the Sunflower Movement
Year of Study:
2
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Biography

Tommy Chung Yin KWAN is a writer in Hong Kong and a regular contributor of Ming Pao. He comments on Hong Kong and Taiwan’s political and cultural scenes. He is also a PhD candidate in the Department of Politics and International Studies at SOAS University of London, currently focusing on the relationship between political parties and social movements in Taiwan.

Publications

Book Review: Kwan, C. (2017). Hong Kong's Indigenous Democracy: Origins, Evolution and Contentions Sonny Shiu-Hing Lo Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015 xi 186 pp. £63.00 ISBN 978-1-137-39713-3. The China Quarterly, 231, 828-830. doi:10.1017/S0305741017001205

Affiliations

Member of The Political Studies Association and The European Association of Taiwan Studies

Research

  • Taiwan Politics
  • Hong Kong Politics
  • Party Politics