Seminar Series


2013-2014 First Semester

Unless otherwise specified, all seminars are on Thursdays and will begin at 5:00 pm in Room CRT-7.45, 7/F, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU.

24 September 2013(Tuesday)
Professor Allan Bell, Auckland University of Technology
Reading the news online: how the internet is changing news discourse and the way
we interpret it

3 October 2013
Dr Dirk Noël, School of English, HKU
What a business information tool can do for linguists: Investigating recent structural change in Hong Kong English with Factiva®

24 October 2013
Professor Adam Jaworski, School of English, HKU
The Art of Silence

31 October 2013
Professor Simon Haines, Department of English, CUHK
Recognition in Hegel and Shakespeare

7 November 2013
Dr Kendall Johnson, School of Modern Languages and Cultures, HKU
Title: TBA

14 November 2013
Dr Lucas Klein, School of Chinese, HKU
Foreign Echoes & Discerning the Soil: Translation, Chineseness, & World Literature in Chinese Poetry

21 November 2013
Professor Douglas Kerr, School of English, HKU
The Challenger Tales and the Sense of an Ending


Last updated: 24 February 2017