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Hong Kong writers relaunch literary group in face of ‘unprecedented’ threat to free speech

A group of around 30 writers in Hong Kong has revived a literary organisation that aims to promote freedom of speech, warning that the need to defend the right has taken on “unprecedented urgency”. ... read more

The death knell for freedom of speech in Hong Kong

Earlier that day, the Tai Kwun Center for Heritage and Arts cancelled appearances by the exiled Chinese writer Ma Jian at the Hong Kong International Literary Festival ... Kong's open and diverse ... read more

Financial Times editor barred from Hong Kong following visa ban

On Thursday, a prominent Chinese dissident writer, Ma Jian, said on Twitter that he was told by a Hong Kong arts centre that it would no longer host two of his talks as part of the Hong Kong ... read more

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