STUDENT DRAMA PRODUCTION ATTRACTS NEAR FULL HOUSE
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|Title||STUDENT DRAMA PRODUCTION ATTRACTS NEAR FULL HOUSE|
|Description||Students from the Department of English staged a live public drama performance, The George Wong Case, on the CityU campus on 14 November 2018. |
Scripted and directed by Dr Peter JORDAN, Assistant Professor of the Department of English, The George Wong Case was an original drama based on the last treason trial that took place in Hong Kong in 1946. The performance was about the trial of a garage mechanic George Wong, who was accused of collaborating with the Japanese during their wartime occupation of Hong Kong. The case raised many issues concerning the nature of loyalty, allegiance, truth, justice and identity.