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[Newsletters] The HKSI 2022 October Update is out!

October 5, 2022


State of Hong Kong Studies—A Workshop

October 5, 2022

The UBC Hong Kong Studies Initiative is pleased to host an international workshop on the state of Hong Kong studies


Far Far Away 緣路山旮旯

October 4, 2022

Join Director Amos Why for a screening and a conversation to appreciate parts of Hong Kong we rarely get to experience


[Media] HKSI Convenor Dr. Helena Wu shares the significance of food in Hong Kong cinema.

September 28, 2022

Check out Dr. Wu's interview with OMNI TV.


Becoming Communities: The Changing Face of Community Activism in Hong Kong

September 20, 2022

Join Dr. Samson Yuen of Hong Kong Baptist University to examine community activism in Hong Kong beyond the realm of street politics


[Milestones] Revisit some of the highlights of the work of HKSI of the past 5 years!

September 15, 2022


[Newsletters] The HKSI 2022 September Update is out!

September 12, 2022


The Taste of Hong Kong Cinema

September 12, 2022

What does food tell us about Hong Kong cinema? This talk will explore selected reels where food-memory and imagination bring forth a myriad of comic, sentimental, and even chilling effects


[Media] HKSI Convenor Dr. Helena Wu comments on audience experience under the new normal

September 10, 2022

Check out the radio interview in AM1540.


[Publications] HKSI Associate Dr. Miu Chung Yan on the identification with host and home countries among Chinese and South Asian immigrants in Canada

September 7, 2022

Check out Dr. Yan's co-authored work in Journal of International Migration and Integration.