Monthly Literary Talk 2021: Dialogues on Literature from Classical and Contemporary Perspectives
The Classical Poetry of Song Dynasty – Emotion and Thought
Date & Time: 16 January 2021 (Saturday) 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Topic: The Insight of the Neo-Confucians’ Poetry
Speaker: Dr. CHOW Kwok-leung
Classical Fiction: The Origin and Development of the Narrative
Date & Time: 27 February 2021 (Saturday) 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Topic: The Illustrations of Water Margin in the Late Ming Dynasty and the Edo Period
Speaker: Dr. HUI Kin-yip
Topic: Tales of the Historical Figures in the Han Dynasty
Speaker: Dr. WONG Kwan-leung
Facets of the City: Yesi and Chan Ho Kei’s Reflection of Hong Kong
Date & Time: 27 March 2021 (Saturday) 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Topic: The Perspectives Within or Across the Boundary: Yesi’s City of Memory, City of Fabrication
Speaker: Dr. WONG Ka-ki
Topic: The City Yet to Be Explored: The Imagination of Hong Kong in Chan Ho Kei’s Detective Fiction
Speaker: Dr. HO Ka-chun
• Conducted in Cantonese
• Live broadcast at HKPL YouTube Channel
• Recorded version will be upload to Multimedia Information System at Hong Kong Public Libraries (here)
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