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Seminar Series
2021-2022 Second Semester

Unless otherwise specified, all seminars are on Thursdays and will begin at 4:30 pm via ZoomLive broadcast will be available in Room CRT-7.45, 7/F, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU. Questions, corrections, or comments to Dr Anjuli Gunaratne.

04 Mar 2021
Dr. Jaspal Singh, The University of Hong Kong
The sociolinguistic decolonisation of India of the Hindu right: ‘Purifying’ Hindi languaging from English and Urdu emblems
18 Mar 2021
John Scott Daly, The University of Hong Kong
Sean Philip Smith, The University of Hong Kong
Giulia Usai, The University of Hong Kong
Postgraduate Session 1
25 Mar 2021
Professor Adam Jaworski, The University of Hong Kong
“High culture at street level”: Oslo’s Ibsen Sitat and the ethos of egalitarian nationalism
01 Apr 2021
Dr. Nishaant Choksi, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar
Postcolonial disjunctures: variable understandings of “mother tongue” in an Indian higher education institute
08 Apr 2021
Professor Odai Johnson, School of Drama, University of Washington
The Size of All that’s missing: lost performance traditions and deep culture identity

9:30 am

15 Apr 2021
Dr. Brian King, The University of Hong Kong
Language use in academic research on intersex/DSD: A corpus-based study
22 Apr 2021
Dr. Yanbing Er, Department of English Language & Literature, National University of Singapore
Feminist Revolutions Out of Reach
29 Apr 2021
Shellie Hester Audsley, The University of Hong Kong
Xiaowei Li, The University of Hong Kong
Man Ka Sinead Kwok, The University of Hong Kong
Postgraduate Session 2