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Research at St Andrews

The Missing Hong Kong Booksellers

Press/Media: Relating to Research

School of Modern Languages


Between October and December 2015, five people associated with Causeway Bay Books Hong Kong, went missing and were later found to have been abducted by mainland Chinese authorities. They had been on the verge of publishing a biography of President Xi Jinping. The publication was abandoned.

Media contributions

TitleThe Missing Hong Kong Booksellers
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletBBC Radio 4 - Front Row
Media typeRadio
Duration/Length/Size03.57 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
DescriptionLive interview
Producer/AuthorJulian May
PersonsGregory Lee

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