Thursday, December 11, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Nationalism and Internationalism on the Borders: The West China Union University Museum of Art, Archaeology and Ethnology (1916-1951)

Sunday, December 7, 2014, 3:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: 琵琶古琴大師呂培原演奏會 Pipa and Guqin Recital

Sunday, December 7, 2014, 3:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: In Praise of Elegance: Lui Pui-Yuen Pipa Guqin Recital 清雅頌:呂培原琵琶古琴演奏會

Friday, December 5, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: No identity without an entity: on the sameness and difference of non-existent objects by Tim Crane

Monday, December 1, 2014, 10:30 AM
Department of History
Seminar: Assuming the Economy: A Soviet Guide to Global History by Dr. Oscar Sanchez-Sibony

Thursday, November 27, 2014, 10:30 AM
Department of History
Seminar: Sovereigns, Subjects and Bandits: The Making of the India-Nepal Borderland, 1800-1840 by Ms. Catherine Warner

Thursday, November 27, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Later Mohist Nominalism by Dan Robins

Thursday, November 27, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
RPG Seminar: Indiscernible Coloniality Versus Inarticulate Decolonization: The Dynamics of Community Building Processes in Wanchai by MARY ANN KING (GUMGUM)

Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: Buffered by Buffa: Prokofiev’s Betrothal in a Monastery

Monday, November 24, 2014, 10:30 AM
Department of History
Seminar: How the City Became Local: Railroads, Urban Space, and the Geographic Imagination in Nineteenth-Century Americ by Dr. David Schley

Monday, November 24, 2014, 11:30 AM
Department of Music
Event: Dr. Thomas SIMAKU Masterclass at HKU Music Dept (24-NOV-2014)

Monday, November 24, 2014, 7:00 PM
Department of Music
Concert Series: ADVANCED MUSIC PERFORMANCE STUDENT RECITAL

Friday, November 21, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Seminar: Beauty in Search of Knowledge: Eighteenth-Century Fashion and the Uses of Print

Thursday, November 20, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: The Dispositional Interpretation of the DGZ Bohmian Ontology

Thursday, November 20, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Challenges to the Writing of an International History: My Work on Beijing's Economic Statecraft During the Cold War

Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: [MALCS] Screening of "The Rose of the Name: Writing Hong Kong" & Meeting with the Director Evans Chan (Nov 20)

Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 12:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Publishing language documentation: The who, what, how, where and why (not)

Friday, November 14, 2014
Advanced Cultural Leadership Programme
Event: Open Space Conference '2020 – A Society Led By The Arts?'

Friday, November 14, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
RPG seminar: The construction of an urban underclass: A cultural study of Chinese rural-urban migrant worker

Thursday, November 13, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: The methodological irrelevance of intellectual seemings

Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6:30 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Distinguished Lecture: Is Justice Possible? By Prof David Skeel (UPenn)

Monday, November 10, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
RPG seminar: Li (Universal Principle), Li Kan (1245-1320) and Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) Bamboo Painting

Friday, November 7, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: The Boxer Crisis of 1900: Global News, Global Spectacle, and Global War by Prof. Jeffrey Wasserstrom and Prof. Paul Cohen

Thursday, November 6, 2014, 1:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Sustainable language documentation: Experiences with endangered Formosan Austronesian languages

Thursday, November 6, 2014, 8:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: Watoto Children's Choir - Beautiful Africa: A New Generation

Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Seminar: 10,000 Golden Robes: Fashion, Identity, and Power in Mongol Eurasia (c. 1206-1350) by Eiren Shea

Sunday, November 2, 2014, 3:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: Zhu Xiao-Mei's Goldberg Variations 朱曉玫的《哥德堡變奏曲》

Friday, October 31, 2014, 3:00 PM
School of Humanities
Forum: Understanding Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement (Updated 28-10-2014)

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: How Do Reasons Accrue? By Shyam Nair

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Postgraduate Seminar: Fashioning artistic identity in 17th Century Paris: The Le Nain brothers’ L’Atelier in context by Grace Cheng

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: ‘Die gute Unterhaltungsmusik’: Musical Cafes in Wartime Shanghai’s ‘Little Vienna’, and the Ir/relevance of Military Control

Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 12:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: An emergent account of vowel harmony and tone in Nata by Doug Pulleyblank

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 11:00 AM
Cultural Management Team
Event: Special discount for "Brass Quintet SHREWD BRASS Plays!" at the Grand Hall

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 3:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: Special discount for Steven Osborne Piano Recital at the Grand Hall

Thursday, October 23, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: The Philosophical Reset Button: A Manifesto by Michael Slote

Thursday, October 23, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
RPG seminar: “Liu Na'ou and the 1930s Chinese Soft Film: Modernism, Film Art and Politics in Republican Era Shanghai”

Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Event: Ghosts, Water and the Marvelous in Pier by Dr. Kanta Kochhar-Lindgren

Monday, October 20, 2014, 2:30 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Event: M+ at HKU

Thursday, October 16, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: An Epistemic Argument for a Higher- Order Theory of Conscious Perception by Hakwan Lau

Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 6:15 PM
School of Humanities
M. B. Lee Distinguished Lecture: The Loss of Empire and the End of Pax Americana by Prof Naoki Sakai

Monday, October 13, 2014 to Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Faculty & Graduate Workshops with Professor Naoki Sakai

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Language Preservation 2.0: Crowdsourcing Oral Language Documentation Using Mobile Devices

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Legitimate Authority, War, and Vigilantism by Uwe Steinhoff

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of Music
Event: Masterclass with Trey Lee

Friday, October 3, 2014
Cultural Management Team
Event: Exciting performances for the new semester

Friday, October 3, 2014, 8:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: Sir Roger Norrington brings Zurich Chamber Orchestra and HJ Lim to HKU

Friday, September 26, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Piratical States: British Imperialism in the Indian Ocean world

Thursday, September 25, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Non-causal explanation: beyond mathematical explanation by Lina Jansson (Nanyang Technological University)

Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: The Play-Back: Designing New Instruments for Live Electronic and Turntable Music

Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 3:30 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: In defense of perceptual atomism by Neil Mehta

Monday, September 22, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of History
Seminar: The Really Big Picture: Writing The Penguin History Of The World by Professor Odd Arne Westad

Monday, September 22, 2014, 6:30 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Event: Win a Ticket to Barney Cheng's Fashion Show (Exclusive for HKU Students)

Monday, September 22, 2014, 6:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Screening - Whisper of Minqin and Meeting with the Director, Wang Wenming

Friday, September 19, 2014 to Monday, September 22, 2014
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Event: 'The Still Point' Festival: 19-22.9 Event Highlight

Thursday, September 18, 2014
Department of History
Seminar: PHAROS IV: The Fourth Postgraduate History Archival Research Orientation Seminar.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of History
Public Lecture: Korea In China’s World View: Past And Present by Professor Odd Arne Westad

Sunday, September 14, 2014, 3:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: Choral music in response to TS Eliot

Friday, September 12, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Postgraduate Seminar: Representing the literatus self in the Yuan dynasty (1271-1368)

Friday, September 12, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: A Brief Look at the Contemporary Music Landscape in the USA in 2014

Thursday, September 11, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Indexicality, Quotation, and the 18th Century Novel

Thursday, September 11, 2014, 8:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: Art after 9/11

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Event: Why the Arts Matter to Faith – Distinguished lecture by Prof. Jeremy Begbie (Duke/Cambridge)

Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 5:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Gender, Culture, and the Political in Chinese Women's revolutionary literature: theorizing socialist feminism and the question of 'women's experience’

Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 7:30 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: Out of this World? − Why the Arts Matter to Faith

Saturday, September 6, 2014
Advanced Cultural Leadership Programme
Event: Cultural Leadership Youth Workshop 2014 (6 Sept)

Friday, September 5, 2014, 11:30 AM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Argument coding in linked clauses in Australian Aboriginal languages

Thursday, September 4, 2014
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Event: Arts Festival at HKU: 'The Still Point' (4-22 September)

Thursday, September 4, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: After Intuition

Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 5:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Cultural Extraterritoriality: Intra-Regional Politics in Contemporary Hong Kong Cinema

Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 18, 2014
Department of Linguistics
Update (5 July 2014): HKU Linguistics Institute

Sunday, July 6, 2014
Department of Linguistics
Event: Summer School for Linguistic Research

Thursday, June 12, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Asia's "Memory Boom" and the Difficult Heritage of War: Surveying World War II Remembrance and Memorialization Across the Region

Thursday, June 5, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Business vs. Ideology: China’s Trade with Western Europe during the Cold War

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 to Thursday, June 5, 2014
School of Humanities
Event: Cultural Leadership Summit 2014 (4-5 June)

Wednesday, June 4, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: Orientalism, Musical Mission, and the legacy of Edward W. Said

Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 12:30 AM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Ritual language, historical linguistics, and population genetics: On the reconstruction of Latin America’s colored population

Sunday, May 25, 2014, 3:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: My University Spotlight Encounters: Shanghai Quartet with Colleen Lee

Thursday, May 15, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Mikoyan the Bolshevik in the Land of the Samurai: A Cold War Adventure

Thursday, May 8, 2014
Department of History
Event: Spring History Symposium 2014

Thursday, May 8, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Kant on Reason and God

Monday, May 5, 2014, 11:00 AM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: First Annual Postgraduate Conference/Workshop

Friday, May 2, 2014, 12:30 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Event: Faith@Work: Law, Medicine and Music - The Chung Brothers

Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Cancellation of the Talk: Talk presented by Hong Kong Studies Programme, School of Modern Languages and Cultures

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 12:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: "Like the Apocalypse is Imminent": The Aesthetics of Excess, Trash, and Immediacy in the Tokyo Garage Rock Scene

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 2:30 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Bolzano on beauty

Monday, April 28, 2014, 10:30 AM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Biased learning of phonological alternations

Friday, April 25, 2014, 11:30 AM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: The Processes of Comprehending English as a Second Language: An Event-related Potentials (ERPs) Study of L2 English Bilinguals in Hong Kong

Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Hierarchical processing in language and other domains: its functional specificity and structural connectivity

Thursday, April 24, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: In defence of duties to oneself

Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 2:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Having a syntactic choice is not always better: The effects of syntactic flexibility on Korean production

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Socrates' first attempt at "definitions" in Plato's Meno 75b9-76e10 - The Platonic response to Gorgianic rhetoric -

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Seminar: Culture, Style and Globalism: The Reception of Western Ornament in Asia

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Writing a History Postgraduate Thesis by Prof. Odd Arne Westad

Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 1:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: Lunchtime Lecture–Recital: Mostly Debussy

Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 6:00 PM
Department of History
Public Lecture: "Southeast Asia and China's World View"

Monday, April 14, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: "Mother Superior": Maternity and Innovation in the Work of Yoko Ono

Thursday, April 10, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: A Daoist Critique of Morality

Thursday, April 10, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Revisiting the Rent Collection Courtyard

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 1:00 PM
Department of Music
Event: ADVANCED MUSIC PERFORMANCE STUDENT RECITAL

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Screening and Sharing: Flowers with Aphasia <忘語花> by Director Li Sum Yuet 李心悅

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Seminar: Seminar by Dr. Roslyn Hammers

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: "While He Creates, Art Progresses and Russian Music Is Always Developing"

Saturday, April 5, 2014, 2:00 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Screening and Talk: CAMPAIGN by KAZUHIRO SODA

Thursday, April 3, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: The Foundations of Epistemic Decision Theory

Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Invitation for Participation: Chinese Film Festival Studies Conference 2014

Tuesday, April 1, 2014, 7:00 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: In Conversation with Director Louisa Wei - Screening of Golden Gate Girls

Monday, March 31, 2014
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: A Rambling Show-and-Tell from Creative Film Editing to iPhoto iDiaries

Monday, March 31, 2014
Department of History
Event: Spring Symposium - Call for Papers

Friday, March 28, 2014, 8:00 PM
Cultural Management Team
Event: A TOUCH OF RAIN - an enchanting adventure with two a cappella groups from the UK and Taiwan

Thursday, March 27, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Evolution and Moral Judgments

Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 3:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Learning to read: Individual differences and cultural constraints

Saturday, March 22, 2014, 10:30 AM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Public Lecture: Hope Beyond the Walls of the World: A Christian View of the Problem of Hope and the Purpose of Story (Dr. Timothy Keller)

Friday, March 21, 2014, 11:30 AM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: What matters most in determining phonetic learning success?

Thursday, March 20, 2014, 3:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Individual variability in the perception and production of coarticulated speech

Thursday, March 20, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: The Ethical Value of Transgressive Literature

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 to Thursday, March 20, 2014
Department of Music
Event: Chamber Gems by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

Thursday, March 13, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Hiding in the Pub to Cutting the Cord: Men's Experience of Childbirth in Britain, 1950s to the Present

Friday, March 7, 2014, 7:00 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Public Lecture: The Writing on the Wall: Media, Technology and the Judgement of the Gods by Prof Iwan Russell-Jones (Former BBC producer and theologian)

Thursday, March 6, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Botany: The Salutary Science

Thursday, March 6, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: A Nine Days' Wonder: Hong Kong's Claim to the Maritime Historical Record Books

Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 12:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: GIRLS RISING--Screening and Q and A with filmmaker Martha Adams

Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 2:30 PM
Department of Music
Workshop: TAKURO MIZUTA LIPPIT BODY MACHINE, MACHINE BODY

Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Seminar: Victory Pictures in a Time of Defeat: Depicting War in the Print and Visual Culture of Late Qing China, 1884-1901

Monday, March 3, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Chinese and Japanese Competitive Justice for War Crimes in Early Cold War East Asia

Thursday, February 27, 2014, 8:00 PM
School of Humanities
Event: Angela Hewitt Piano Recital

Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 12:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Ideology, indexicality and linguistic repertoires among South Asian students in Hong Kong

Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Seminar: Ke Jiusi (1290-1343) and Ink Bamboo Painting in the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368)

Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 1:00 PM
Centre for the Humanities and Medicine
Seminar: Was it measles - or influenza - that killed thousands of soldiers in the American Civil War? By William Meacham

Saturday, February 22, 2014, 8:00 PM
School of Humanities
Event: HK Phil free Beethoven Concerts at the Grand Hall (PROGRAMME 2)

Thursday, February 20, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Japanese Nurses vs. Chinese "Coolies" During the First World War: Japan's Quest for Supremacy in East Asia's Contribution to the Great War

Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: Peranakan Music and Meanings of Multiculturalism in Singapore

Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 7:30 PM
School of Humanities
Event: HK Phil free Beethoven Concerts at the Grand Hall (PROGRAMME 1)

Thursday, February 13, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Moderately Naturalistic Metaphysics

Thursday, February 13, 2014, 4:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Meeting the Director: Cheung King-Wai 張經緯 (Feb 13)

Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 12:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: The syntax and semantics of focus: Evidence from Dagaare

Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: Hunting the Bel Canto Bully: A Hong Kong Headhunter’s Pursuit of a 19th-Century Italian Operatic Giant

Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 6:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: FROM PHOTOGRAPHY TO MUSIC TO POETRY – A CREATIVE FAREWELL

Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 1:00 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Multiple occurrences of the Chinese reflexive ziji in a single sentence: A Dynamic Syntax account

Friday, January 24, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Why Confucianism is not catching on in the US

Thursday, January 23, 2014, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: How to argue that Presentism + Indeterminism = An Open Future

Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 2:00 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Filming the Memory of the Great Famine Wu Wenguang's Folk Memory Project

Monday, January 13, 2014, 7:00 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Public Lecture: Religion in Politics: Power and Empowerment

Thursday, October 1, 2009
School of Humanities, Faculty of Arts
Podcast: Ang Lee @ HKU Podcast (October 1, 2009)

Friday, September 4, 2009
School of Humanities, Faculty of Arts
Podcast: Wealth, Power and Pleasure Podcast (September 4, 2009)