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Conferences and Symposia

 

2017-2018
25 May 2018

Children and Youth in a Global Age

3-4 May 2018

Spring History Symposium 2018

 

History in the Making: Public Lectures

 

2016-2017
25 May 2017

Prof. David Pomfret, (HKU), "Difficult histories, Dangerous Pasts: Childhood, Disease and Emotion in Colonial Asia"

 

Public Lectures

 

2017-2018
25 May 2018

Prof. Colin Heywood, (University of Nottingham), "Images of Youth: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly "

4 May 2018

Prof. Anthony Reid, (Australian National University), "Cosmopolis and Vernacular: Competing impulses in Asian history "

 

Workshops

 

2017-2018
13 Apr 2018

Prof. Hyaeweol Choi, (Australian National University), "Transpacific Aspiration toward Modern Domesticity in Japanese Colonial-era Korea"

18 Oct 2017

Prof. Erez Manela, (Harvard University), "Workshop in International History (RPG Students-Only)"

2016-2017
15 July 2017

Shibusawa Foundation Hong Kong Conference, "Beyond Versailles: Reverberations of the '1919 Moment' in Asia"

 

Book Events

 

2017-2018
7 Dec 2017

Dr. Robert Kramm, (University of Hong Kong), "Sanitized Sex: Regulating Prostitution, Venereal Disease, and Intimacy in Occupied Japan, 1945-1952"

2016-2017
1 Jun 2017

Dr. Victor Zatsepine, (University of British Columbia), "They Came from Everywhere: The People of the Amur"

18 Apr 2017

Prof. Robert Bickers, (University of Bristol), "Out of China"

 

French Ciné Club

 

The Department of History invites you to a series of movie screenings related to the course HIST2109 Modern France: Culture, Society, Politics, taught by Dr. François Drémeaux.

 

2017-2018
26 Apr
2018

Gérard Oury's La Grande Vadrouille

15 Mar
2018

Bertrand Tavernier's Capitaine Conan

8 Feb
2018

Claude Berri's Germinal

25 Jan 2018

Patrice Leconte's Ridicule

30 Nov 2017

Bertrand Tavernier's Coup de Torchon

16 Nov 2017

Rachid Bouchareb's Indigénes

26 Oct 2017

Jean-Jacques Annaud's La Victoire en chantant

12 Oct 2017

Régis Wargnier's Indochine

 

Hong Kong Ciné Club

 

A series of movie screenings related to the history of Hong Kong.

 

2017-2018
7 Dec
2017

Can To's YP1967

 

Talks

 

2017-2018
21 Mar
2018

Dr. Carol Tsang, (University of Hong Kong), "'Suicide' or Salvation: Margaret Sanger and the Birth Control Debate in Interwar Hong Kong"

6 Mar
2018

Dr. François Drémeaux, (University of Hong Kong), "Présences françaises à Hong Kong (1841-1941)"

26 Mar
2018

Dr. Jeremy A. Yellen, (CUHK), "Japan, Britain, and the Crisis of Empire in World War II: Wilsonian Empires at War?"

 

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