The Beijing Olympics Blog is always trying to keep relevant, fair and challenging. In an attempt to bring you more news and different views BOB will now feature guest posts from a range of contributers. This page is where you can find the guest posts as they come in.
Gaming for Change – 6th August
The second instalment for our guest post page comes from Jordan Hirsch of Columbia University’s The Current. Jordan is Editor-in-Chief of The Current and Assistant Editor for Ideas & Innovations of PresenTense Magazine. You can email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Check out Jordan’s thoughts on whether the Olympics can bring about change in China.
Will Security Suffocate The Olympic Spirit? – 21 July 2008
In the first guest post for the Beijing Olympics Blog a friend of Bob’s and a prominent Chinese Studies academic writes that this March tension was high and the atmosphere was poor in Beijing because of the prominent security presence.