Tag / Taiwan
Benerkenswert November 2022
The November issue of Benerkenswert
Remembering 228 in Chiayi (嘉義市), A Study Tour
The 28th of February 1947 is one of the most important dates in Taiwan’s history, marking the day of an uprising that later lead to the “White Terror” period and leaving marks in any bigger city in Taiwan.
This post summarizes the memory of this event in the city of Chiayi (嘉義市).
Oslo Freedom Forum in Taipei
The Oslo Freedom Forum, founded 2009 in Oslo, is an event series produced by the Human Rights Foundation once or twice a year. This year, it took place in Taipei, setting up a firework of new ideas and questions.
Benerkenswert September 2022
The September issue of Benerkenswert
Benerkenswert July 2022
The July 2022 issue of Benerkenswert
Benerkenswert June 2022
The June 2022 issue of Benerkenswert
Book: John Grant Ross, Taiwan in 100 Books
Ross‘ book was among the first I read on Taiwan and is still among my favourites. It reads like a kind of reading journal, or rather, like going to your dry-humoured neighbour (the one with shelves up every wall) to borrow a book and not leaving for the afternoon because both of you can’t really decide which one to pick.