30 January 2010

Fighting for Press Freedom in Southeast Asia

The recent conviction of Vietnamese human rights attorney, Le Cong Dinh, in Ho Chi Minh City is a blow to press freedom in South East Asia. Dinh was found guilty with three others of trying […]
29 January 2010

ABC News takes first story from JMSC

ABC News in New York has accepted its first story from JMSC Master of Journalism student Lorea Solabarrieta.
27 January 2010

Swine Flu – JMSC’s Thomas Abraham @ the FCC – Feb 1

Director of the Public Health Media Project and Assistant Professor, Thomas Abraham, will talk about the Swine Flu Pandemic at a Foreign Correspondents' Club, Hong Kong luncheon on Monday, February 1.
26 January 2010

A Conversation with George Soros at HKU

Photo credit: London Business School – December 9, 2009 A Conversation with George Soros 5:30 – 7pm, February 3, 2010 Loke Yew Hall, Main Building, The University of Hong Kong (see map) The event offers […]
25 January 2010

Must see – Cambodia documentary this weekend!

Make a date in your diary for the weekend of Jan 20-31 to watch Cambodia Surgical Ward, filmed and directed by the JMSC's adjunct lecturer, Rob McBride, and produced by Director of Broadcast Programme, Jim Laurie.
22 January 2010

Japanese Memories of Violence – Film Symposium

Documentary maker and Visiting Associate Professor at the JMSC, Nancy Tong, will screen her prize winning documentary, In the Name of the Emperor, at a film symposium titled History, Trauma and Memory on Wednesday, February […]
22 January 2010

CMP Talk: Chen Ping on Chinese politics and the missing individual

If we tightened the focus on our mental microscopes, dropping through the broad strokes of Chinese history and politics, and through the thicket of foreign aggression — would it then be possible to locate the […]
18 January 2010

George Soros coming to HKU

Following the huge success of George Soros’ recent lectures at the Central European University in Budapest, Hungary, the phenomenally successful international financier and philanthropist is coming to talk at the University of Hong Kong on February 3rd. […]