70th Anniversary Lecture of New Asia College & Yu Ying-shih Lecture in History 2019

24/09/2019

           70th Anniversary Lecture of New Asia College & Yu Ying-shih Lecture in History 2019

 

70th Anniversary Lecture of New Asia College & Yu Ying-shih Lecture in History 2019, which sponsored by the Austin-Eminence Charitable Foundation, will be held in November this year, with Distinguished Professor & Doctoral Advisor He Jun of School of Philosophy, Fudan University as the guest speaker. Details are as follows:

 

Main Theme

The opening of Neo-Confucianism (Lixue) in Song Dynasty

 

            First Lecture

Topic: Reshaping the doctrine and Shelving the Classic Dan Zhu’s studies of the Spring and Autumn Annals (Chunqiu) as an example

            Date: 10 November 2019 (Sunday)

            Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

            Venue: Lecture Theatre, G/F, Hong Kong Central Library

             (This lecture is jointly organised with the Hong Kong Public Libraries)

 

            Second Lecture

Topic: The philosophy of “understanding the essence to achieve practical use” (Ming Ti Da Yong) and its rise and fall — Hu-Learning (Huxue) as an example

            Date: 11 November 2019 (Monday)

            Time: 4:00-6:00 p.m.

            Venue: Cho Yiu Hall, CUHK

 

            For enquiries, please contact Mr. Steven Hung of the College Office.

            (Tel: 3943-1585; e-mail: stevenhung@cuhk.edu.hk)