Public Lecture/Seminar

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Lecture Series by Distinguished Scholars of Sinology: Prof. Yuan Xingpei (1/2013)

SHI was very honoured, together with the HKBU Department of Chinese Language and Literature, to invite Professor Yuan Xingpei, a renowned expert on classical Chinese literature, to conduct a public lecture at HKBU for the Lecture Series by Distinguished Scholars of Sinology. Date: 22 January 2013 Speaker: Professor Yuan Xingpei (Professor, Department of Chinese […]

Lecture Series by Distinguished Scholars of Sinology: Prof. William H. Nienhauser, Jr. (1/2013)

SHI and the HKBU Department of Chinese Language and Literature were very honoured to invite American Sinologist Prof. William H. Nienhauser, Jr., to deliver two public lectures for the Lecture Series by Distinguished Scholars of Sinology at HKBU. Speaker: Prof. William H. Nienhauser, Jr. (Halls-Bascom Professor of Classical Chinese Literature, Department of Asian Languages […]

Lecture Series by Distinguished Scholars of Sinology: Prof. Michael Loewe (11/2012)

In 2012, the Institute invited Prof. Michael Loewe, Emeritus Fellow of Clare Hall of University of Cambridge and renowned British Sinologist and Historian to visit HKBU for two weeks. Prof. Loewe has made tredendous contributions to the study of history of early imperial China, and is an eminent expert on early […]

Brilliance of Civilization Lecture Series – Prof. Li Xueqin (11/2012)

Professor Li Xueqin was a renowned and revered Chinese historian, paleographer and a preeminent authority on the origins of Chinese civilisation, as well as Doctor of Letters, honoris causa of HKBU (2012). He served as Senior Professor in Humanities and Director of the Unearthed Research and Protection Center of Tsinghua University. As […]

Lecture Series by Distinguished Scholars of Sinology: Prof. Qiu Xigui (12/2011)

SHI was very honoured to invite Professor Qiu Xigui, renowned philologist and Professor at the Center for Research on Chinese Excavated Classics and Paleography, Fudan University, China to visit HKBU and deliver a open lecture of the Lecture Series by Distinguished Scholars of Sinology. Date: 9 December 2011 Time: 10:30-12:00 Venue: […]