HK-based writer, lawyer, photographer. Author of “City of Protest: A Recent History of Dissent in Hong Kong” (Penguin, 2017). Also local in Melbourne & Beijing.

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Antony Dapiran is a Hong Kong-based lawyer, writer and photographer. He has resided between Hong Kong and Beijing for almost twenty years, and is a fluent Mandarin Chinese speaker. One of the leading corporate finance lawyers in the Greater China market, Dapiran is also a respected commentator on...

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@antd — 2,010 followers, 3,378 tweets

Nov 24, 2017

@quantum_scumbag @mnurkic I love running off a cliff cos you don’t fall as long as you don’t look down and realize you’re already off the cliff.

Nov 21, 2017

@megmaggio88 @PenguinBooksAus Available worldwide on Amazon, also in leading HK bookstores, try @BookazineHK or Swindons/Kelly & Walsh!

Nov 20, 2017

@CRTejada 1. Sing “I did it my way” in a Deep South accent. 2. Drop the first 3 words. 3. Replace the “m” with the “wh” from “whom” pronounced in a British accent. Easy! @suilee

Nov 17, 2017

RT @PatrAllington: 'City of Protest' @antd author talks of fears for Hong Kong at literary festival  via @SCMP_News

Nov 16, 2017

Ah, China. “The plan approved by authorities stated that the atrium would be used for sitting, reading & discussion, but omitted a request to store books. ‘We can only use the hall for the purposes for which it has been approved’."

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