Peng Shuai and China's #MeToo movement; 'The Impossible City' memoir

Peng Shuai and China's #MeToo movement; 'The Impossible City' memoir

By NPR

Here & Now Anytime

Tuesday, 15 February

Last year Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai made sexual assault allegations against a former Chinese party leader and then went missing for weeks. Leta Hong Fincher, the author of "Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in China," joins us. And, journalist Karen Cheung talks about "The Impossible City: A Hong Kong Memoir." She reflects on growing up in Hong Kong following the handover from Britain in 1997 and covering the turmoil following protests against the Chinese government in 2014 and 2019.
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