28.06.2016 - 23:51:36
Lecture Prof. Susanne Weigelin-Schwiedrzik
Whodunnit? Memory and Politics before the 50th Anniversary of the Cultural Revolution. Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016, 16 h | Venue: Building LK, Room 061
This lecture of Prof. Susanne Weigelin-Schwiedrzik (University of Vienna) is held within the film and lecture series "The Chinese Cultural Revolution Revisited". Organizer: Chair of Chinese Politics.
The Chinese Cultural Revolution (1966–1976) started with a simple wallpaper by Mao Zedong: "Bombard the headquarters!“ It set off political actions which plunged the country into chaos. 50 years afterwards it is worth looking at the legacy of the Cultural Revolution.
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