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Research Seminars



The Department holds regular Research Seminars where staff, students and visitors share their latest researches with the wider academic and outside community at HKU. All are welcome.

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Semester 2
28 Mar

Graduate Research Seminar
Ms. Florence Mok
, (University of York), "Revisiting Anti-Corruption Movements and the Formation of the ICAC"

25 Mar

Research Seminar
Dr. Ronit Stahl
, (University of California, Berkeley), "Troubling Conscience: Religious Freedom and Health Care in Modern America"

21 Mar

Research Seminar
Dr. Kate Bagnall
, (University of Wollongong, Australia), "Writing Women into Chinese Australian History"

19 Mar

Graduate Research Seminar
Mr. Christopher Cowell
, (Columbia University), "Colonial Boundaries: The Case of Secunderabad Cantonment (1798-1858)"

12 Mar

Graduate Research Seminar
Ms. Devika Shankar
, (Princeton University), "A Coast of Curiosities: Nature and Infrastructure at the Edge of British India 1860-1900"

28 Feb

Research Seminar
Dr. Joshua Derman
, (HKUST), "German Visions of Global Order After an Axis Victory, 1939–1945"

21 Feb

Research Seminar
, (中央研究院), 「胡適的一份未刊稿——英文《中國思想史大綱》的歷史意義」

15 Feb

Research Seminar
Dr. Alastair McClure
, (University of Chicago), "Rethinking Violence, Sovereignty, and the Making of Criminal Law in Colonial India"

14 Feb

Research Seminar
Dr. Darinee Alagirisamy
, (HKU), "The Problem with Neera: The (Un)Making of a National Drink in Late Colonial India"

29 Jan

Research Seminar
Dr. Emily Whewell
, (Max Planck Institute for European Legal History, Germany), "Between Semicolonial and Colonial Borders: Mobile Subjects and Tensions of Law in the Early 20th Century British Empire"

24 Jan

Research Seminar
Dr. Jatinder Mann
, (HKBU), "The End of the British World and the Redefinition of Citizenship in Canada, 1950s-1970s"

Semester 1
10 Dec

Research Seminar
Prof. Christian Henriot
, (Aix-Marseille University), "Mapping the Space-Time of Commercial Entertainment in Shanghai (1907-1967)"

6 Dec

Research Seminar
Dr. François Drémeaux
, (University of Le Havre-Normandie / HKU), "The French Consulate in Hong Kong during the Interwar Period: Distorted Hierarchies and Civil Diplomacy"

22 Nov

Research Seminar
Dr. Aurore Schwab
, (HKU), "The International Norms on Religions from a History of Religions Perspective (1945-2002) "

13 Nov

Research Seminar
Prof. Dominic Sachsenmaier
, (HKU), "17th-Century Chinese Christianity and the Global History of Empires"

4 Oct

Graduate Research Seminar
Ms. Carina Hoang
, (Curtin University, Western Australia), "From Both Sides of the Fence: Vietnamese Boat People in Hong Kong, 1975-2000"

20 Sept

Research Seminar
Ms. Florence Lo and Ms. Jenny Yu
, (HSBC), "Research at HSBC Archives"



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News Revisiting Anti-Corruption Movements and the Formation of the ICAC with Ms. Florence Mok
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News Troubling Conscience: Religious Freedom and Health Care in Modern America with Dr. Ronit Stahl
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News Writing Women into Chinese Australian History with Dr. Kate Bagnall
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