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[Newsletter] Our November newsletter is available now . . . .

November 16, 2020

Check out our latest newsletter for our upcoming events . . . .


[Newsletter] The HKSI October update is up! Check out our latest webinar and opportunities . . . .

October 14, 2020

Check out our latest webinar by Prof. Kwok on Friday October 25 (https://hksi.ubc.ca/events/event/webinar-archiving-memory/…) and the application for Canada Research Chair in Hong Kong Studies (http://asia.ubc.ca/careers).  


Welcome to the fifth season of HKSI!

September 15, 2020

Welcome back! Check out our September 2020 Update.


[Media] HKSI Associates respond to the turmoil in Hong Kong

September 4, 2020

Associates of the Hong Kong Studies Initiative respond to the protests in Hong Kong.


[Media] HKSI Associate Dr. Henry Yu at “A Seat at the Table: Chinese Immigration and British Columbia”

August 19, 2020

Welcome to “A Seat at the Table: Chinese Immigration and British Columbia,” the inaugural project of the Chinese Canadian Museum. This temporary exhibition explores historical and contemporary stories of Chinese Canadians in BC and their struggles for belonging. It looks to food and restaurant culture as an entry point and features stories that reveal the […]


[Publications] Intersections—A Hong Kong Studies Initiative Newsletter

August 5, 2020

The fourth edition of Intersections, the annual newsletter of the UBC Hong Kong Studies Initiative, is out!


HKSI Associate Dr. Hedy Law on Cantonese Music

August 4, 2020

HKSI Associate Dr. Hedy Law of the UBC School of Music on her new course "Cantonese Music."


Statement on Academic Freedom

July 10, 2020

In light of the recent developments in Hong Kong, as well as the on-going challenges in addressing the past and present elsewhere in Asia, the Department of Asian Studies at the University of British Columbia is reaffirming its support of UBC’s commitment to advancing academic freedom.


[Media] HKSI Associates respond to the coronavirus outbreak

June 20, 2020

Associates of the Hong Kong Studies Initiative respond to the coronavirus outbreak.


[Webcast] National Security (Law) in Hong Kong: An Assessment

June 11, 2020

For those who might have missed this roundtable, here is the webcast.