February 14: Beth Harper, Society of Fellows in the Humanities, HKU, “A disease that’s in my flesh which I must needs call mine’’: Lear, Macbeth and the Fear of Futurity (Co-sponsored with the School of English), Room 7.45, 4:30 PM February 25: Sebastian Conrad, Freie Universität Berlin, “Greek in their own way: Writing India and... Continue Reading →
The Department of Fine Arts The Society of Fellows in the Humanities January 24, 4:30-6:00 PM, Run Run Shaw Tower 4.34, Centennial Campus Monica Lee Steinberg "The Legal Medium: An Aesthetics of Uncivil Obedience"
Dr. John Gabriel This semester, John gave presentations on the German musical imaginary of China in the 1920s at the annual conference of the German Studies Association, on the role of jazz in the Communist propaganda music of Hanns Eisler at the conference “Machines in the Musical Imagination” at the University of Ottawa, on radio... Continue Reading →
From Musical Scenery to Sonic Dramaturgy: Radio Music Theater in Weimar Republic Germany John Gabriel (The University of Hong Kong) WEDNESDAY 14 NOVEMBER 2018, 5:00PM SEMINAR ROOM 11.01, 11/F RUN RUN SHAW TOWER, CENTENNIAL CAMPUS THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
Society of Fellows Lecture Series and Event, Fall 2018: October 22: Zhang Longxi, City U, Comparative Literature, “The Yet-Unknown World Literature”, Room 4.34, 4 PM November 5: Eli Park Sorensen, CUHK, Department of English, “Monopolizing the Future: Carl Schmitt’s Exception and Sci-fi Movies”, Room 4.36, 4 PM November 14: John Gabriel, HKU, The Society of... Continue Reading →
CONTACTS, COLLISIONS, CONJUNCTIONS May 9-10 (Wednesday and Thursday), 2018, Society of Fellows in the Humanities, The University of Hong Kong Room 4.36, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus Conference Program Download the abstracts and bios for the conference Registration not required anymore Wednesday May 9 8:30 am Registration and Coffee 9:00 am Welcome: Derek Collins, Dean of... Continue Reading →
Roundtable on Research on Gender and Diversity - May 7, 2018 The Committee on Gender Equality and Diversity invites the current members of the Society of Fellows in the Humanities to a roundtable discussion in which they will explore the meanings and problematics of gender and diversity in their projects. Moderator: Dr. Mercedes Vázquez Vázquez... Continue Reading →