Lingnan Prism Symposium Series

RGC GRF Research Project "The Making of Hong Kong Modernism: Hong Kong Literature and Culture of the 1960s" (January 2015-2017)


  • "Hong Kong ·1960" Conference II (15-16 December 2016)
  • "Hong Kong ·1960" Conference I (12 March 2016)


  • Public Lecture "Liu Yichang and Hong Kong Culture: Literature, Film, Documentary, Food Culture" (11 Feburary 2017)
  • Public Lecture "Photowriting Food: Food Culture of Hong Kong and Macao" (15 October 2016)
  • Public Lecture "Days of Past Songs: Western Poetry and Sinophone Pop Lyrics" (9 October 2016)
  • Public Lecture "Performance and Rhapsody: Cantonese Opera and Nanyin in the 1950s and 1960s (3 February 2016)
  • Public Lecture "One Type of Women: Cantonese Flims of the 1960s" (27 January 2016)
  • Public Lecture "Literature, Food and Daily Life in the 1960s Hong Kong" (20 January 2016)
  • Public Lecture "A Water Divide: Hong Kong and Macao in Film and Fiction" (6 January 2016)
  • Public Lecture "Suzie Wong's Macao: From Fiction to Film" (26 December 2015)
  • Public Lecture "Stories from the Tiny City: Macao in Hong Kong Cinema" (26 December 2015)
  • Seminar "The Discourse of the Chinese Revolution from 1966 in Hong Kong's Wen Wei Po (1 December 2015)
  • Public Lecture "Ye Si's Observation of the Food Culture in Hong Kong and Macao" (28 November 2015)
  • Public Lecture "Visual Art in the 1960s Hong Kong" (28 November 2015)
  • Seminar "Women in Society of the 1960s: The History of Hong Kong's Policewomen" (9 November 2015)
  • Seminar "The Nanyang Trilogy: Southeast Asian Stories in Hong Kong Cinema" (26 October 2015)
  • Public Lecture "Evening Ferry to Macao: Macao in the Hong Kong Cinema of the 1950s and 1960s (24 October 2015)
  • Public Lecture "Cantonese Opera and Adaptation: Tong Tik Sang's White Rabbit Reunion" (24 October 2015)
  • Seminar "Hong Kong's Urban Space in the Mandarin and Cantonese Films of the 1960s" (19 October 2015)
  • Seminar "Hong Kong's Cityscapes in the 1960s and Today's Conservation of Historic Buildings" (21 September 2015)
  • Seminar "Maids in Cantonese Opera" (29 May 2015)
  • Seminar "The 60s Style: The Flim Criticisms in The Chinese Students Weekly" (14 April 2015)
  • Seminar "My 1960s" (3 March 2015)