“Young China Watchers & Lau China Institute Essay Competition 2021” ‘China, the Environment & Climate Change’ In partnership with King’s College London’s Lau China Institute, YCW held a third essay competition on the theme: “China, the Environment and Climate Change”.
YCW Newsletter (July 2021)
This newsletter includes the launch of the YCW Pulse Survey and the YCW-Lau Essay Competition, as well as the latest events across our chapters.
Announcing the 3rd Lau-YCW Essay Competition: “China, the Environment and Climate Change”
“Young China Watchers & Lau China Institute Essay Competition 2021” ‘China, the Environment & Climate Change’ YCW in partnership with the Lau China Institute at King’s College London is pleased to invite submissions for our 2021 essay competition, themed on
2nd Lau-YCW Essay Competition First-Runner Up – China’s Cyber-Public Space: The Double-Edged Sword Linking State and Society
YCW and Lau China Institute at King’s College London recently closed its second essay competition on the topic: “Cyber China.” Our first runner-up winner, Kyi Yeung Goh, delivered a fascinating essay on the growing state regulation of cyberspace and the emerging forms of critical discourse by Chinese netizens.
2nd Lau-YCW Essay Competition Winner – Transforming Patriarchy in the Digital Era: A Case Study of a Taobao Village in Southern Fujian
We are delighted to announce the winner of the 2nd Lau-YCW Essay Competition… Chiu Wan Liu! This is a remarkable essay which captures a wider story of the gender norms, rural-urban divide and digital economy characteristic of modern-day China—one which we are honoured to share with the YCW network. Our warmest congratulations to Chiu Wan!