Dan, Sonthar Gyal, Xinran; moderated by Jocelyn Ford
Location: The Bookworm
Event Code: BW20A
China officially recognizes 56 ethnic groups, from the
Ewenki of Inner Mongolia (only 30,000) to the majority Han (about 92 percent of
the population), who exist in various states of conflict and cooperation. This
panel takes a look at some of China’s ethnic issues, including various policies
that both protect and erode the customs and traditions of the country’s
lesser-known ethnic minorities.
event will be in Chinese with English interpretation.