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Public Programme


HKUST Public Humanities Lectures

Venue: Lecture Hall, G/F, Hong Kong Museum of History
Time: 3 – 5 pm
Enrolment: 139 seats; first come, first served
(Audience will be admitted 15 minutes before each lecture starts)
Fee: Free admission

All lectures will be conducted in Cantonese, unless otherwise specified. The Museum makes no representation concerning the contents of the lectures.

Co-organised by
Hong Kong Museum of History
Division of Humanities, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

This is a series of public lectures by the faculty from HKUST to share with the increasingly better educated public in Hong Kong the advanced knowledge in the domain of multidisciplinary humanities, which is for the public, of the public, and by the public.

Date Topic Speaker

22 / 10

Beyond, Sam Hui and "Dainuifa": On Cantonese Pop Song Lyrics and Communication Arts

Professor Benjamin K Y Tsou

29 / 10

Cantonese: From Trivial to Significant

Dr Benjamin W H Au Yeung

19 / 11

A Paper Mirror: Chinese Lyricism and Modern Photography (in Putonghua)

Professor Wu Shengqing

10 / 12

Zhuangzi's Way of Caring for Life

Professor Simon M H Wong