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 Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: "While He Creates, Art Progresses and Russian Music Is Always Developing"

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

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 History
Event: Spring Symposium - Call for Papers

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

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)

Saturday, February 15, 2014
Department of Comparative Literature
CALL FOR PAPERS: Post-Asia Film, Media and Popular Culture Conference, July 14-16, 2014

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, December 12, 2013 to Friday, December 13, 2013
Department of Philosophy
Event: International Postgraduate Conference: ART AND EMOTION

Thursday, December 12, 2013, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Vilnius in Two World Wars: From Russian Provincial City to Soviet Capital

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 to Saturday, December 30, 1899
Centre for the Humanities and Medicine
Event: Film contest on Testing Saves Lives by Social Entrepreneurship for Sexual Health (SESH)

Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: CONCEPTUAL INSTABILITY AND THE NEW EPISTEMIC POSSIBILITY

Thursday, December 5, 2013 to Friday, December 6, 2013
Centre for the Humanities and Medicine
Event: Viral Imaginaries: Infectious Disease and Society in Contemporary China

Thursday, December 5, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: ETHICS WITHOUT COUNTERFACTUALS

Tuesday, December 3, 2013, 5:00 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Research Seminar: A Public Showcase for the British Film Institute: the Museum of the Moving Image and Film Culture

Monday, December 2, 2013, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: Fidelio in Italy: Beethoven Reception and Nineteenth-Century Music Culture

Friday, November 29, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Seminar on Phrasing, prominence, and morphotonology: How utterances are divided into tone groups in Yongning Na

Friday, November 29, 2013, 7:00 PM
School of Humanities
Event: 五月天《現場‧戰場‧夢工場》放映及導演分享會 "Live In Live" Screening & Meet the Director

Thursday, November 28, 2013, 6:30 PM
Department of History
Lecture: The Great Kantō Earthquake and the Chimera of National Reconstruction in Japan

Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Revisioning Global Modernity through the Prism of China

Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: A puzzle for modal realism

Friday, November 22, 2013, 11:30 AM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Marketplace communication between Africans and Chinese in Guangzhou: an analysis of the major language features

Friday, November 22, 2013, 12:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Event: Asian Art Workshop at Department of Fine Arts, Nov 22, 2013

Friday, November 22, 2013, 12:45 PM
Centre for the Humanities and Medicine
Seminar: Health communication across private and public spheres: Mapping a research agenda by Professor Srikant Sarangi

Friday, November 22, 2013, 3:30 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Seminar: From the Summer Palace 1860: Provenance and Politics

Thursday, November 21, 2013 to Saturday, December 30, 1899
Centre for the Humanities and Medicine
Seminar: The Making of Modern Anthrax

Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 1:00 PM
Department of Music
Event: STUDENT RECITAL

Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 5:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Seminar: The Baroque Sublime: Spectacle & Meraviglia by Dr. Helen Langdon

Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 6:00 PM
Department of Music
Film screening: Eyes Wide Shut

Monday, November 18, 2013, 3:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Public Lecture: Mediterranean Encounters Migration and Revolution in the Global Millennium

Monday, November 18, 2013, 7:00 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Public Lecture: Business as Usual or Business for Good: A Case for an Alternative

Thursday, November 14, 2013, 10:30 AM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: American Dreams in China

Thursday, November 14, 2013, 6:30 PM
Centre for the Humanities and Medicine
Seminar: Engaging Audiences in the Medical Museum

Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 6:00 PM
Department of Music
Film screening: CONFIDENTIALLY YOURS

Friday, November 8, 2013, 2:00 PM
Department of Music
Event: Workshop on Chamber Music

Thursday, November 7, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Hong Kong Environmental Ethics: How to cure our ignorance?

Tuesday, November 5, 2013, 6:00 PM
Department of Music
Film screening: THE GODFATHER (1972)

Friday, November 1, 2013
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Call for Papers: 'Religion & Power' Interfaith Conference

Thursday, October 31, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Hong Kong Environmental Ethics: How to cure our ignorance?

Thursday, October 31, 2013, 5:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Seminar: THE URBAN LANDSCAPE: IMPRESSIONISM AND THE MODERN CITY by James H. Rubin,

Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 6:00 PM
Department of Music
Event: Film screening: Amarcord (dir. by F. Fellini, 1973)

Thursday, October 24, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Politics and the Search for the Common Good

Thursday, October 24, 2013, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: "The Early British Presence in China and Anglo-Portuguese Relations in Macao, 1635-1793"

Thursday, October 24, 2013, 5:30 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Event: Shih Hsio-yen Lecture by Prof. John Clark

Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: Two Queens of the Neapolitan Opera: from Didone (1650) to Partenope (1725)

Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 12:30 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Event: A Career Talk By Rosanna Wong, HKU Alumna '75

Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 6:00 PM
Department of Music
Event: Film Screening: A TOUCH OF ZEN

Friday, October 18, 2013, 12:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Event: Asian Art Workshop - "The Measure of the World: Kang Se-hwang's Journey to Kaesŏng"

Monday, October 14, 2013
Department of Linguistics
Symposium: gene, brain & language

Thursday, October 10, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Going Primitive with Truth

Tuesday, October 8, 2013, 6:00 PM
Department of Music
Event: Film Screening: HIGH AND LOW dir. By Akira Kurosawa (1963)

Monday, October 7, 2013, 5:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: NUNS ON SCREEN – screening and panel

Friday, October 4, 2013, 2:30 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Relative-ly strange: Nominalization in Pnar

Thursday, October 3, 2013, 4:30 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Making Films MY WAY In Conversation with Director Kang Je-gyu 與姜帝圭導演對話

Wednesday, October 2, 2013, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: New Multivoiced World: Bakhtinian Polyphony in Aaron Avshalomov's Early Chinese-Western Fusion Concertos

Wednesday, October 2, 2013, 5:45 PM
Department of Comparative Literature
Event: Writing。Hong Kong。Otherwise 寫在詭話和繾綣之間

Monday, September 30, 2013, 11:30 AM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: The Atlas of Pidgin and Creole Language Structures: An overview

Monday, September 30, 2013, 5:00 PM
Department of Fine Arts
Event: Postgraduate Seminar by Ms. Alice Wong at Department of Fine Arts

Monday, September 30, 2013, 6:00 PM
Department of Music
Event: The Leopard- dir. by Luchino Visconti (1963)

Friday, September 27, 2013, 12:15 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Event: FAITH@WORK: A CAREER TALK BY ANTONY LEUNG (HKU ALUMNUS)

Thursday, September 26, 2013, 12:00 PM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Morphemes-like prosodic functions — Evidence from an experimental perspective

Thursday, September 26, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: The lazy man's approach to depiction

Thursday, September 26, 2013, 4:30 PM
Department of History
Seminar: Governing by Virtue: the Political Culture of the Elizabethan State

Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 5:00 PM
Department of Music
RESEARCH COLLOQUIA: Fidelio in Italy: Beethoven Reception and Nineteenth-Century Music Culture

Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 6:00 PM
Department of Music
Event: Film Screening: The Magnificent Ambersons

Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 4:30 PM
Department of Music
Event: The Netherlands and Hong Kong: Directions and Challenges for New Music in the 21st Century

Friday, September 13, 2013, 11:30 AM
Department of Linguistics
Seminar: Language documentation in the 21st century

Thursday, September 12, 2013, 4:00 PM
Department of Philosophy
Seminar: Empiricism and Normative Ethics (Room changed to B758)

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 to Saturday, September 21, 2013
Department of History
Announcement: Individual Meetings with Prof. Odd Arne Westad

Monday, September 9, 2013, 7:00 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Event: God is Irrelevant: Discuss | Big Idea Lecture with John Lennox (Oxford)

Monday, September 9, 2013, 7:00 PM
Faith and Global Engagement Initiative
Event: The God Student Survey

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)