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PUN Ngai

Postponed

Marx's Theories and Beyond on Working-Class Solidarity
Speaker: Prof. PUN Ngai

Date: 10 February 2020 (Mon)
Time: 16:30 - 18:30
Venue: HSH109

Registration: https://qrgo.page.link/GgAqs

Saath Saath 2019

Cancelled

Organised by
Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Co-organised by
Kwan Fong Cultural Research and Development Programme
Hanart TZ Gallery

Saath-Saath: Music Across the Waters 2019

An Intercultural Experiment
Curator: Tejaswini Niranjana

Chow Yiu-Fai
Omkarnath Havaldar
Rutuja Lad
Ip Kimho
Bindhumalini Narayanaswamy
Zhang Yi
Zhe Lai

Date: 29 November 2019 (Fri)
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Venue: Hanart TZ Gallery, Pedder Building 4th Floor, Pedder Street, Central

Noise-Sound-Music

NOISE-SOUND-MUSIC
A research training workshop organized by the Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University, and the University of California Humanities Research Institute (UCHRI).
 
Day 1
Venue: Artists’ Book Library, Taikwun Centre for Heritage and Arts, Hong Kong
Date: 24 October 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 19:00 – 20:00 performance; 20:00-21:00 talk
 
Day 2
Venue: Black Box Theatre, LBY Building 2nd Floor, Lingnan University
Date: 25 October 2019 (Friday)
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
 
Pre-registration is required. Click the following link to register:
https://qrgo.page.link/LdUzg or write to Cathy Tong (cathytong@ln.edu.hk).

Video:
Day 1: https://commons.ln.edu.hk/videos/818/
Day 2: https://commons.ln.edu.hk/videos/819/

Improvising Space

Organised by
Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
With support from the Wong Bing Lai Music & Performing Arts Unit, Lingnan University

Improvising Space: A symposium on Creativity, Pedagogy, and Music Improvisation

Featured Panelist-performers
Bani HAYKAL,
Sound & multimedia artist, musician, La Salle College of Arts & NUS Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, Singapore
Kimho Ip, Composer, cellist, yangqin performer, Lingnan University & Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts, Hong Kong
Tusa MONTES, Ethnomusicologist, percussionist & kulintang (Philippine gong) performer, University of the Philippines-Diliman, College of Music, Philippines
Michael SCHIEFEL, Jazz/experimental singer & composer, University of Music Franz Lizst, Weimar, Germany

Date: 12 September 2019
Time: 2:30 - 6:30 pm
Venue: Black Box Theatre, Lingnan University

Video:https://commons.ln.edu.hk/videos/815/

SSF6

The Sixth South South Forum on Sustainability

Date: 24 June - 3 July 2019

Details:https://our-global-u.org/oguorg/en/sixth-south-south-forum-on-sustainability-ssfs6/

Book Talk

Organised by
Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Co-sponsored by
Department of Chinese, Lingnan University

Revolutionary Bodies: Chinese Dance and the Socialist Legacy

Speaker: Prof. Emily Wilcox

Date: 26 April 2019 (Fri)
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Venue: NAB UG16 (Book Store), Lingnan University
Video:https://commons.ln.edu.hk/videos/811/

Saath Saath 2019

Organised by
Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Co-organised by
Kwan Fong Cultural Research and Development Programme
Hanart TZ Gallery

Saath-Saath: Music Across the Waters 2019

Sonic Negotiations - Noting Improvisation

Lyricist: Chow Yiu-Fai
Vocalist: Tejaswini Niranjana
Yangqin player: Ip Kimho
Composer: Joyce Tang

Explore the meaning of improvisation - A sequel to Notes in Practice

Date: 6 April 2019 (Sat)
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Venue: Hanart TZ Gallery, Pedder Building 4th Floor, Pedder Street, Central

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Seminar by Dominique Lammil

Working with art in social contexts and practitioner research
Speaker: Prof. Dominique Lämmli

Date: 1 April 2019 (Mon)
Time: 4:30 - 6:30 pm
Venue: AM308, Lingnan University

Co-organisers:
Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Global University for Sustainability

2 day Workshop

Organised by
Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Kwan Fong Cultural Research and Development Programme
Co-organised by
Department of History, University of Cambridge
Tai Kwun Centre for Heritage and Arts

Two-day Workshop
‘Follow the Practice’: Tracing Formations of Culture & Knowledge in Asia

Speaker:
Mr. Ho Tzu Nyen, Artist, Filmmaker and Writer from Singapore, “The Name/The Nameless”
Prof. Ashish Rajadhyaksha, Film and cultural theorist
Prof. Samita Sen, Faculty of History, University of Cambridge
Prof. Tejaswini Niranjana, Head and Professor, Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Prof. Anjeline De Dios, Assistant Professor, Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Prof. Roberto Castillo, Assistant Professor, Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University

Date: 22 March 2019 (Fri)
Time: 5:30 pm - 8pm
Venue: A Hall Studios, Block 10, Tai Kwun
Video:https://commons.ln.edu.hk/videos/806/

Photos:

2 day Workshop

Organised by
Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Kwan Fong Cultural Research and Development Programme
Co-organised by
Department of History, University of Cambridge
Tai Kwun Centre for Heritage and Arts

Two-day Workshop
‘Follow the Practice’: Tracing Formations of Culture & Knowledge in Asia

Speaker:
Prof. Samita Sen, Faculty of History, University of Cambridge
Prof. Tejaswini Niranjana, Head and Professor, Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Prof. Anjeline De Dios, Assistant Professor, Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Prof. Du Chunmei, Associate Professor, Department of History, Lingnan University

Date: 21 March 2019 (Thurs)
Time: 5:30 pm - 8pm
Venue: University Clubhouse, 2/F, Amenities Building, Lingnan University
Video:https://commons.ln.edu.hk/videos/805/

Disinformation Overload: ‘Truthing it’ in algorithmic networks

Lingnan University 50th Anniversary Lecture Series (2017-2018)
Inter-disciplinary Lectures on Culture and Society

HKAC Art Shop Inspiration Series
Organised by the Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Co-organised by Hong Kong Arts Centre

Disinformation Overload: ‘Truthing it’ in algorithmic networks
Speaker: Prof. Nishant Shah
Moderator: Prof. Tang Tse Shang Denise

Date: 2 March 2019 (Sat)
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Venue: Eric Hotung Studio, Hong Kong Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Details: http://www.ln.edu.hk/cultural/HKAC_Prof.NishantShah.pdf
Video:https://commons.ln.edu.hk/videos/803/

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Colloquium

Performance Studies X Cultural Colloquium
Cultures in Motion Performance in Transit
A conversation about doing, teaching, and researching performance cultures in/and the Asia-Pacific

Speaker:
Dr. Hyunjung Lee, Kansai Gaidai University
Dr. Paul Rae, University of Melbourne
Dr. Chiayi Seetoo, Shanghai Theatre Academy

Discussants:
Prof. Tejaswini Niranjana, Lingnan University
Prof. Stephen Chan Ching Kiu, Lingnan University
Prof. Anjeline De Dios, Lingnan University

Moderator:
Prof. Yoon Soo Ryon, Lingnan University

Date: 22 February, 2019
Time: 15:30 - 19:15
Venue: Black Box Theatre (LBY203), Lingnan University

Details:http://www.ln.edu.hk/cultural/Colloquium.pdf

Video:https://commons.ln.edu.hk/videos/802/

20190218JuanSerrano

The "indignados" and the restructuration of the political space in Spain (2011-2018)
Speaker: Prof. SERRANO MORENO Juan

Date: 18 February 2019 (Monday)
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Venue: HSH109

Co-organisers:
Department of Political Science, Lingnan University
Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Global University for Sustainability

Lecture Series by Michel Bauwens

The Future in the Present: Introduction to post-capitalist potentials and seed forms for the next commons-centric civilization
Speaker: Mr. Michel Bauwens
Venue:AM308, Lingnan University

Schedule:
Lecture 1: Introduction to peer to peer and the commons
Date: 25 January 2019 (Friday)
Time: 9:30 – 11:30 am

Lecture 2: The commons economy: the interaction between the commons and the market
Date: 29 January 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 9:30 – 11:30 am

Lecture 3: Public-commons cooperation and the commonification of public services: from the urban to the cosmo-local
Date: 29 January 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 2:30 – 4:30 pm

Lecture 4: Distributed ledgers and shared supply chains: the coming infrastructure to thermo-dynamically stable and ecological production
Date: 30 January 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 9:30 – 11:30 am

Lecture 5: The spirituality and ethics of peering and commoning
Date: 30 January 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 2:30 – 4:30 pm

Co-organisers:
Department of Cultural Studies, Lingnan University
Global University for Sustainability