[Series] City Rebegins 我繫 • 我城

In the academic year 2022/2023, the Hong Kong Studies Initiative presents “City Rebegins” 我繫 • 我城, a series of webinars, conversations, film screenings, and associated events to examine the ever-changing new normal and its implications for communities in Hong Kong, Canada and beyond.

For latest information, please follow the links. Registration is required

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This series is organized by the UBC Hong Kong Studies Initiative and generously co-sponsored by: Department of Asian Studies, Department of History, Centre for Chinese Research, Department of Theatre and Film, Public Humanities Hub, and the School of Social Work.

We gratefully acknowledge the support of the Watt Family – Hong Kong Studies Initiative Fund.

[Updated: 10 January 2023]


Webinar
Friday, 7 October 2022, 17:00–18:30 PDT
Becoming Communities: The Changing Face of Community Activism in Hong Kong
Dr. Samson Yuen, Hong Kong Baptist University
via Zoom

Screening + Director’s Visit
Tuesday, 25 October 2022, 18:00–20:30 PDT
Far Far Away 緣路山旮旯
Place of Many Trees, Liu Institute for Global Studies, UBC

Talk
Wednesday, 23 November 2022, 17:30–19:00 PST
The Moral Limits of Violence in Political Resistance
Prof. Joseph Cho-wai Chan, Princeton University
Place of Many Trees, Liu Institute for Global Studies, UBC

Community Talk
Friday, 25 November 2022, 18:00–19:00 PST
散聚之間:海外香港人社區的角色
Prof. Joseph Cho-wai Chan, Princeton University
Room 7000, 7/F, SFU Vancouver Harbour Centre

Book Launch & Talk
Tuesday, 27 December 2022, 14:00–16:00 PST
《我城存歿》: 新書發佈及座談會
Dr. Cheung Chan-fai 張燦輝
Room 124, UBC School of Social Work, UBC

Screening + Conversation
Thursday, 26 January 2023, 18:00–20:30 PST
Keep Rolling 動態 Rolling (2022):
Four Directors, Four Stories About Hong Kong under the Pandemic

Place of Many Trees, Liu Institute for Global Studies, UBC