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State of Hong Kong Studies—A Workshop

November 3, 2022

The UBC Hong Kong Studies Initiative is pleased to host an international workshop on the state of Hong Kong studies on 9–11 June 2023.


[Talk] The Moral Limits of Violence in Political Resistance

November 2, 2022

Join Prof. Joseph Cho-wai Chan of Princeton University for a journey into political philosophy and theory


[Media] HKSI Faculty Associate Dr. Miu Chung Yan speaks with Singtao Canada on Hong Kong identity in the latest census in Canada.

October 31, 2022


[Media] HKSI Alumni Associate Kennedy Wong comments on the growing population of Hong Kong Canadians in Vancouver.

October 29, 2022


[Publications] HKSI Associate Dr. Zoe Lam has published her monograph titled “Perception of Lexical Tones by Homeland and Heritage Speakers of Cantonese.”

October 24, 2022


[Awards] HKSI Associate Dr. Fuyubi Nakamura is the recipient of the 2022 Council for Museum Anthropology Michael M. Ames Prize for Innovative Museum Anthropology for her project and exhibition “A Future for Memory: Art and Life after the Great East Japan Earthquake”.

October 18, 2022


[Photos] The Taste of Hong Kong Cinema

October 11, 2022

For those who might have missed this talk, here are the photos.


[Newsletters] The HKSI 2022 October Update is out!

October 5, 2022


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.