Reminder: Professor Leo Leo will give the fifth lecture in his series on Humanities Now; Perspectives Across Cultures on Friday, November 27 at  the Convocation Room, Main Building, HKU from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

The lecture is titled: Listening to the 20th Century – Musical Culture at the Limits Classical music as a buttress against the inhuman and as a tool of active sociopolitical engagement.

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25 November 2009

Nov 27 – 5th Lecture in Professor Leo Lee’s Humanities Now Series

Reminder: Professor Leo Leo will give the fifth lecture in his series on Humanities Now; Perspectives Across Cultures on Friday, November 27 at  the Convocation Room, Main Building, HKU from 5.30pm to 7.30pm. The lecture […]
25 November 2009

Dec 3 – Dr Rossella Ferrari on Cultures and Trajectories of the Avant-garde in the Chinese Performing Arts

Dr Rossella Ferrari from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London will reflect on new ways of conceptualizing the avant-garde by shifting the debate away from a purely West-centric perspective […]
25 November 2009

JMSC Students Secure Winter Internships Across Asia

JMSC Master of Journalism student, Rebecca Valli, is off to Cambodia for Christmas this year. Not on holiday – for an internship at the Phnom Penh Post. “I am sure it will be a blast. […]
23 November 2009

MJ Graduate Converts Internship to Job at Leading News Agency

Cornelius Rahn, 27, is the perfect example of how a young journalist can turn an internship into a full time job. After graduating with a distinction from the JMSC Master of Journalism programme this summer, he took a three month internship as a reporter at the financial and business news provider, Bloomberg, in Frankfurt, Germany.
23 November 2009

Nov 26 – Film-maker Nancy Tong to Speak on Documentaries and Global Identities

Veteran documentary film-maker Nancy Tong, visiting associate professor at the JMSC, will be one of three speakers presenting at a workshop called Crossing Borders/Traveling the World: Documentaries and Global Identities, on November 26. The workshop […]
6 November 2009

New World Order Required – Soros

By Doug Meigs George Soros said the American model is broken and urged China to adopt a more open society. “Hopefully, (the) Chinese leadership will rise to the occasion,” he said during an international teleconference […]
24 October 2009

JMSC Forges Professional Links with NHK

JMSC students, graduates and staff help launch NHK's new English-language broadcasts from Hong Kong
24 October 2009

Soros on China: Live Videocast With Q&A Session – Oct 30

The School of Economics and Finance and the JMSC invite you to a live video-telecast: George Soros’s Lecture on The Way Ahead – Comments on China.