70th Anniversary Lecture of New Asia College & New Asia Lectures on Confucianism 2019

12/09/2019

"New Asia Lectures on Confucianism" is generously sponsored by the Moonchu Foundation. The Sixth New Asia Lectures on Confucianism will be held in October 2019, and it is our honor to have invited Professor Yang Rur-Bin to be our speaker. Professor Yang is the Chair Professor of the Graduate Institute of Philosophy, National Tsing Hua University. Details of the lectures are as follows:
 

1st Lecture

Topic: “The First Type of May-Fourth Movement: The Role of Confucianism in the New Culture Movement of Modern China”
Moderator: Prof. Cheng Chung-Yi, Department of Philosophy, CUHK
Date:  16 October 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Venue: Sir Run Run Shaw Hall, CUHK
(This lecture will be held at the College Bi-weekly Assembly)

2nd Lecture

Topic: “How did the May-Fourth Movement Lead to the Revolution of 1949: The Dynamics of Mythology”
Moderator: Prof. Lau Kwok-Ying, Department of Philosophy, CUHK
Date:  20 October 2019 (Sunday)
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Lecture Hall, G/F, Hong Kong Museum of History, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
(This lecture is organized by New Asia College and in association with the Hong Kong Museum of History)

3rd Lecture

Topic: “Conflict and Development of Confucian Dao-orthodoxy in Ming Dynasty”
Moderator: Prof. Yao Zhihua, Department of Philosophy, CUHK
Date:  21 October 2019 (Monday)
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Venue: LT2, Yasumoto International Academic Park, CUHK
(This Lecture is jointly organized by New Asia College and Department of Philosophy, CUHK)

 

All lectures will be conducted in Putonghua. All are welcome. Free Admission.

Online registration
https://cloud.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/webform/view.php?id=8067186

(The 2nd lecture which will be held at the Hong Kong Museum of History does not require registration. Free walk-in.)

For enquiries, please contact Mr. Jack Wong, Dean of Students’ Office (Tel: 3943-1690; Email: jackwong@cuhk.edu.hk) or Miss Angela Leung, Dean of Students’ Office (Tel: 3943-9589; Email: angelaleung@cuhk.edu.hk).


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