CGED Events 2016-2018

Boulanger Sisters Tribute on Lili's Centennial Anniversary of her Death

CGED Research Seminar Series

Boulanger Sisters Tribute on Lili's Centennial Anniversary of her Death

Dr. Jacqueline Petitto, piano 


Date: 21 May 2018

Time: 12:30-1:30pm

Venue: Drake Gallery, University Museum and Art Gallery, HKU

Roundtable on Research on Gender and Diversity by the Society of Fellows in the Humanities

CGED Research Seminar Series

Roundtable on Research on Gender and Diversity by the Society of Fellows in the Humanities

Society of Fellows Current Members:

Dr. Nathanel Amar, China Studies, PhD, Sciences Po Paris

Dr. John Gabriel, Music, PhD, Harvard University

Dr. Harriet Hulme, English, University College London

Dr. Robert Kramm, History, PhD, ETH Zurich

Dr. Yu Zhang, Chinese Literature, PhD, Stanford University


Moderator: 

Dr. María Mercedes Vázquez Vázquez, Film Studies, PhD, HKU, Head of Research Subcommittee of the CGED


Date: May 7, 2018

Time: 5-6:30 pm 

Venue: Room 4.36, Run Run Shaw Tower 

From Athens to Calcutta: Gender and National Identity in Scottish Women's Early Foreign Missions

CGED Research Seminar Series

From Athens to Calcutta: Gender and National Identity in Scottish Women's Early Foreign Missions

Speaker: Dr. Caroline Lewis 


Moderator: Dr. Staci Ford 


Date: April 16, 2018

Time: 3:00 – 4:30pm 

Venue: Room 404, Run Run Shaw Tower 

Language and the Problem of Women’s Authority

CGED Knowledge Exchange Series

Language and the Problem of Women’s Authority

Speaker: Professor Deborah Cameron, University of Oxford 


Date: March 22, 2018 (Thur) 

Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm 

Venue: Social Sciences Chamber, 11/F, Jockey Club Tower, HKU 

Women of Faith in Action: Inter-faith, inter-cultural and inter-generational dialogue

CGED Research Seminar Series

Women of Faith in Action: Inter-faith, inter-cultural and inter-generational dialogue

Panel Participants:

Dr. Helena Yuen, Buddist speaker

Rachel Friedmann, Jewish speaker

Tina Taheri-Moayed, Baha'i speaker

Fatima Qureshi, Muslim speaker

Kashifa Qureshi

Phyllis Marwah, Christian speaker


Date: March 21, 2019 (Wednesday) 

Time: 7:00-9:00pm  

Venue: Room 4.36, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus 

Gender in Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing

CGED Knowledge Exchange Series

Gender in Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing

Speaker:

Becky Chambers, Author

Tang Fei, Author

Zen Cho, Author


Moderator:

Prof. Nicole Huang (Department of Comparative Literature, HKU)


Date: March 16, 2018 (Friday) 

Time: 5:00pm-6:30pm 

Venue: Rm. 4.36, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU 



Postgraduate Forum on Gender and Sexuality Research in the Arts

CGED Research Seminar Series

Postgraduate Forum on Gender and Sexuality Research in the Arts

Moderator: Miguel Antonio N. Lizada, PhD Candidate at the Department of Comparative Literature 


Respondent: Dr. Dagmar Schäfer, Visiting Professor at the  Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences 


Date: 13 March 2018

Time: 5:00 – 6:30 PM 

Venue: Room 4.36, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus 

The Business of Change-Making: A Barclays-HKU Conversation on Gender, Diversity, and Equity

CGED Knowledge Exchange Series

The Business of Change-Making: A Barclays-HKU Conversation on Gender, Diversity, and Equity

Tanya Berry, Director, Chief of Staff Compliance Asia & Co-Chair Women’s Initiatives Network Hong Kong, Barclays


Staci Ford, Honorary Associate Professor, History, HKU


Michaela Forte, student, Comparative Literature and English Studies, HKU


Puja Kapai, Associate Professor of Law & Convenor, Women's Studies Research Centre, HKU


Elizabeth LaCouture, Assistant Professor, History, HKU


Bobby Ladwa, Director, Legal & Barclays Male Ally, Barclays


Jason Petrulis, Assistant Professor, Department of Interdisciplinary General Education, California Polytechnic University, Pomona


Andy Yu, Director, Head of Credit Risk North Asia & Barclays Male Ally, Barclays


Date:1 March 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue: Room 436, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU


Embracing Neurodiversity - Sharing Empathy through Multi-sensory Immersive Art

CGED Research Seminar Series

Embracing Neurodiversity - Sharing Empathy through Multi-sensory Immersive Art

Speaker: Dawn-Joy Leong 


Respondent: Dr Giorgio Biancorosso, Department of Music, Faculty of Arts, HKU 


Date: February 28, 2018

Time: 4pm - 5:30pm

Venue: Room 4.34, Run Run Shaw Tower 

Designing House and Home in Republican-era Tianjin, China

CGED Research Seminar Series

Designing House and Home in Republican-era Tianjin, China

Speaker: Dr Elizabeth LaCouture (Assistant Professor, School of Humanities, Department of History) 


Respondent: Dr Ji, Li (Assistant Professor, School of Modern Languages and Cultures – China Studies) 


Date: February 6, 2018

Time: 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Venue: Room 436, Run Run Shaw Tower 

Workshop: Difference as Privilege

CGED Knowledge Exchange Series

Workshop: Difference as Privilege

Speaker: Professor Dina Iordanova 


Date:  Monday, December 18, 2017 

Time: 12:00-2:00 pm 

Venue: 408, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus 

Thoughts on Key Issues of Same-Sex Desire in Traditional Chinese Society

CGED Research Seminar Series

Thoughts on Key Issues of Same-Sex Desire in Traditional Chinese Society

Speaker: Professor Wu Cuncun, School of Chinese, HKU


Respondent: Dr. Dixon Wong, School of Modern Languages and Cultures, HKU


Date: 2 November 2017 (Thursday) 

Time: 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm 

Venue: Room 4.36, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU 

A Conversation with the AsiaGlobal Fellows on Gender and Leadership in the Asia-Pacific Region

CGED Knowledge Exchange Series

A Conversation with the AsiaGlobal Fellows on Gender and Leadership in the Asia-Pacific Region

Panelists:

Rahimah Abdulrahim (Executive Director, The Habibie Center)

Benedictus Hari Juliawan (Secretary/Coordinator of Social Ministries, Jesuit Conference of Asia Pacific)

Marc Levitt (Principal, Zeitgeist Strategies, LLC)

Maria Perez Esteve (Counsellor, World Trade Organization)


Moderator: Professor Gina Marchetti (Department of Comparative Literature; Committee on Gender Equality and Diversity)


Date: October 26, 2017 (Thursday)

Time: 18:00-20:00

Venue: Rm. 4.36, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

Colonial Cosmopolitanism: Constance Cumming and Isabella Bird in Hong Kong, 1878

CGED Research Seminar Series

Colonial Cosmopolitanism: Constance Cumming and Isabella Bird in Hong Kong, 1878

Speaker: Professor Julia Kuehn, School of English


Respondent: Professor Kendall Johnson, School of Modern Languages and Cultures


Date: 3 October 2017 (Tuesday) 

Time: 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm 

Venue: Room 436, Run Run Shaw Tower 

Gender Task Force Forum

Gender Task Force Event

Gender Task Force Forum

Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016 

Time: 10:00 am to 12:30 pm 

Venue: Room 436, 4/F, Run Run Shaw Tower 

Unconscious Bias Workshop

Gender Task Force Event

Unconscious Bias Workshop

Speaker: Dr Jane Horan 


Date: Friday, May 20, 2016 

Time: 12:30-14:00 

Venue: Room LG.62, Lower Ground Floor, Centennial Campus 

Gender Equality in Higher Education: An Elusive Goal?

Gender Task Force Event

Gender Equality in Higher Education: An Elusive Goal?

Speaker: 

Professor Carole J. Petersen 

Professor of Law 

William S. Richardson School of Law 


Date: April 18, 2016 (Monday) 

Time: 5:30 pm 

Venue: Room 4.36, 4/F Run Run Shaw Tower 

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