Research Café on Film Studies (24 Nov 2016)

Date: 
11/11/2016 to 24/11/2016

Short talk by academic staff
Presentations on research
Exchange ideas among postgraduates
Enhancing presentation skills from feedback…

The eighth Research Café organized by the Library will be held on 24 Nov. The theme is Film Studies. Postgraduates, academics and researchers are all welcome to attend! The Café is consist of a talk on “Studying Film: Institutionalization, Approaches, Future Directions” by Prof. Song Hwee LIM of Dept. of Cultural and Religious Studies, and two presentations by research postgraduate students. Dr. Benson Lee of The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) will provide feedback on student presentation skills.

Date: 24 Nov 2016 (Thu)
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library
Languages: English and Chinese

   Light refreshment will be provided.

I. Short Talk: Studying Film: Institutionalization, Approaches, Future Directions
 Speaker: Prof. Song Hwee LIM
      Associate Professor, Dept. of Cultural and Religious Studies
      Director, Centre for Cultural Studies

II. Presentations:

  • “Let me be your voice”: Anxiety of Synchronization in the Early Chinese Sound Films (Presentation in Putonghua)
    By Pin LI, Ph.D. Student in Cultural Studies, Dept. of Cultural and Religious Studies
  • Alternative Public Sphere: v-artivist and Community Screening (Presentation in Cantonese)
    By Kit Fung CHIU, Ph.D. Student in Cultural Studies, Dept. of Cultural and Religious Studies

  Moderator: Prof. Song Hwee LIM
  Feedback on Presentation Skills: Dr. Benson LEE, Lecturer, ILC

Register to attend: Complete the Online Registration Form