The empty chair, at the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony in Norway, of pro-democracy campaigner Liu Xiaobo - http://wscdn.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/assets/images/2010/12/10/101210131547_nobel_3.jpg
Here's a Liu Xiaobo article from New Politics, an "independent socialist forum for dialogue and debate on the left: "
Liu Xiaobo and the Nobel Peace Prize - Debate within China
December 12, 2010
Winner’s Chair Remains Empty at Nobel Event (NY Times)
Nobel Peace Prize
(http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2010/12/fjord-empty-chair-at-nobel-peace-prize.html - December 10, 2010)