February 28: Yunfei Bai – Lost in Translation? The French and American Afterlives of Padmasambhava’s Hagiography

February 28, 7PM, Room 4.34, 4/F, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU Dr. Yunfei Bai Society of Fellows in the Humanities, HKU Lost in Translation? The French and American Afterlives of Padmasambhava's Hagiography Online registration: https://hkuems1.hku.hk/hkuems/ec_regform.aspx?guest=Y&ueid=68655   Organized by Centre of Buddhist Studies, HKU Co-organized by Society of Fellows in the Humanities, Faculty of... Continue Reading →

Call for Applications

The applications for the 2019-2020 intake are open. Up to six Post-Doctoral Fellowships will commence on August 1, 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter, for a period of three years. Submission deadline is 23:00 on January 7, 2020 (Hong Kong Time). Application Guidelines Eligibility The Society of Fellows invites applications from qualified candidates who... Continue Reading →

News

Four Fellows to Take up New Positions Despite a difficult job market, the Society of Fellows in the Humanities continues to boast a successful job placement record. Following Yu Zhang's departure last year, to take up a tenure-track position in Chinese Literature at Poly U, this year we saw a record four post-doctoral fellows accept as many positions.... Continue Reading →

Fall Programme

September 16: Mark Philip Bradley, University of Chicago,  “When the World Went South” (Co-sponsored with Centre for the Study of Globalization and Cultures & Department of Comparative Literature), 4:30 PM October 30: Diana Lemberg, Lingnan University, “Barriers Down: How American Power and Free-Flow Policies Shaped Global Media”, 5 PM November 4: Joshua Ehrlich, University of Macau, “Historical Relations between Port Cities... Continue Reading →

Welcome back!

Welcome back from the summer break! Here's an update of our people - Four new Fellows has joint us this Fall: Dr. Yunfei Bai, Dr. Timothy Gitzen, Dr. Areti Theofilopoulou and Dr. Nicholas Y.H. Wong. Click to here read their profiles. Let's welcome them on board! Meanwhile, two of us had moved on to other... Continue Reading →

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