Research Seminars

 

 

The Department holds regular Research Seminars where staff, students and visitors share their latest researches with the wider academic and outside community at HKU. All are welcome.

Research Seminars are indicated with Research Seminar icon and Graduate Research Seminars Graduate Research Seminar icon.

Semester 2
25 Apr

Research Seminar
Dr. Christos Lynteris
, (University of Cambridge), "A Panoply of Reason: Anti-Epidemic Masks as Visual and Material Technologies"

30 Mar

Research Seminar
Dr. Selina Lai-Henderson
, (School of Modern Languages and Cultures, HKU), "Riddle of the Universe:" Rethinking Race, Gender, and Transnationalism through W.E.B. Du Bois's Encounters in China"

28 Mar

Research Seminar
Ms. Julia Bowes
(Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey), "Every family is a little state or empire": Paternal Sovereignty and the Transformation of Governance in the Nineteenth Century United States"

28 Mar

Research Seminar
Dr. Mark Honigsbaum
, (Wellcome Research Fellow; Queen Mary University London), "Between Securitisation and Neglect: Managing Ebola at the Borders of Global Health"

2 Mar

Research Seminar
Dr. Quinn Slobodian
, (Wellesley College; HKU), "Milton Friedman's Colony: How Neoliberals Made Hong Kong the Measure of the World"

9 Feb

Graduate Research Seminar
Ms. Florence Mok
, (University of York), "Rethinking the Impact of the 'Touch Base' Policy on the Formation of Hong Kong Identity, c. 1967-1980"

19 Jan

Research Seminar
Dr. Fabio Lanza
, (University of Arizona), "Taking 'China' Seriously: Global Maoism and Asian Studies in the Long Sixties"

Semester 1
15 Dec

Graduate Research Seminar
Ms. Vivian Kong
, (University of Bristol), "To Make a British Crown Colony White': The League of British Whites and the British community in 1930s Hong Kong"

1 Dec

Graduate Research Seminar
Ms. Meg Kanazawa
, (University of Exeter), "Historicising AIDS in India"

24 Nov

Graduate Research Seminar
Ms. Darinee Alagirisamy
, (University of Cambridge), "The Limits of Total Prohibition in the Madras Presidency, 1937-1943"

 

 

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News A Panoply of Reason: Anti-Epidemic Masks as Visual and Material Technologies with Dr. Christos Lynteris
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News "Riddle of the Universe:" Rethinking Race, Gender, and Transnationalism through W.E.B. Du Bois's Encounters in China with Dr. Selina Lai-Henderson
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News Between Securitisation and Neglect: Managing Ebola at the Borders of Global Health with Dr. Mark Honigsbaum
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News "Every family is a little state or empire": Paternal Sovereignty and the Transformation of Governance in the Nineteenth Century United States with Ms. Julia Bowes
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