Title

“Plant some plants, plant some hope, plant some future”. Urban gardening at Lingnan University of Hong Kong : an interview with Prof. Kin-chi Lau

Document Type

Journal article

Source Publication

ASEAS: Austrian Journal of South-East Asian Studies

Publication Date

2015

Volume

8

Issue

1

First Page

95

Last Page

102

Publisher

Society for South-East Asian Studies

Abstract

The interview portrays the Urban Gardening Project, its history, structures, and organizational characteristics. It engages with the participants of the project and their challenges and difficulties in realizing it. The broader and complex concepts of food sovereignty, food security, and ‘commons’ build the contextual background of this dialogue.

DOI

10.14764/10.ASEAS-2015.1-7

Print ISSN

19992521

E-ISSN

1999253X

Publisher Statement

Copyright © 2015 Society for South-East Asian Studies. Access to external full text or publisher's version may require subscription.

Additional Information

The title of this interview “Plant Some Plants, Plant Some Hope, Plant Some Future” (Lingnan Garden- ers, 2014, p.1) originates from the first newsletter of the Urban Gardening Project at Lingnan University.

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Recommended Citation

Lau, K.-C., Einzenberger, R. & Hochmuth, M. (2015). “Plant some plants, plant some hope, plant some future”. Urban gardening at Lingnan University of Hong Kong: An interview with Prof. Kin-chi Lau. ASEAS: Austrian Journal of South-East Asian Studies, 8(1), 95-102. doi: 10.14764/10.ASEAS-2015.1-7