Movement vs. Motorcade: Examining Protests in Thailand


Location: Zoom webinar

Fall 2020 Digital Publicity Flash Panel Thailand

T​​​​​​h​e current uprising in Thailand has drawn hundreds of thousands of people to the streets, including a crowd shouting at the royal motorcade of King Maha Vajiralongkorn. 

This flash panel will discuss the roots of the protests, what the protestors want, how this protest compares with other struggles across the region, and the state response.

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Desierto 150

Moderator: Diane Desierto
Associate Professor of Human Rights Law and Global Affairs, Keough School of Global Affairs, University of Notre Dame

Haanstad 150

Panelist: Eric Haanstad
Associate Professor of the Practice, Department of Anthropology, University of Notre Dame

Bencharat 150

Panelist: Bencharat Sae Chua
Lecturer, Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University, Thailand

Thepboriruk 150

Panelist: Kanjana Thepboriruk
Assistant Professor of Thai Language, Department of World Languages and Cultures, Northern Illinois University

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