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Austrians in Hong Kong

Austrians in Hong Kong

‘Austrians in Hong Kong’ an oral history project encompassing portraits of Austrians who have lived in Hong Kong for a certain time, beginning with those who came in the late 1950ies and early 60ies. It is on the one hand about documenting the life and work of Austrians as well as their contribution to the development of the city. It is on the other hand a quite unique – Austrian – perspectives on events and developments of Hong Kong in the past decades. The interviews while documenting the lives of Austrians in Hong Kong and how they integrated into Hong Kong society, will constitute an important source of information for Hong Kong's contemporary history through the perspective of Austrians. The interviews – conducted in English - will be recorded on video and posted on a dedicated youtube channel.

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