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Talk Series on "Early Overseas Chinese"

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 representations on the content of the lectures.

 

Date Topic Speaker

19 / 4(Sat)

Session 3: Strangers on the Western Front: the Chinese Workers in France during the First World War (in Putonghua)                              

Professor Xu Guoqi
Professor, Department of History, The University of Hong Kong

17 / 5(Sat)

Session 4: Benevolent Associations and Early Chinese Labourers in California 

Dr Sonia Ng
Department in Chinese Language and Literature, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

21 / 6(Sat)

Session 5: EnGendering the History of the Overseas Chinese: Cases of Celibate Cantonese Spinsters and Their Host Countries and Native Towns 

Professor Yip Hon Ming
Department Chair and Professor, Department of History, The Chinese University of Hong Kong