New Asia Lectures on Confucianism 2021


"New Asia Lectures on Confucianism" is generously sponsored by the Moonchu Foundation. The seventh New Asia Lectures on Confucianism will be held in October 2021, and it is our honor to have invited Professor On-cho Ng to be our speaker. Professor Ng is the Professor of History, Asian Studies and Philosophy, Department of Asian Studies, The Pennsylvania State University. Details of the lectures are as follows:

1st Lecture
Topic: “A Synthetic Representation of Confucian Thought: Existential Concerns and Conceptual Vocabularies”
Moderator: Professor Chung-yi Cheng, Department of Philosophy, CUHK
Date: 23 October 2021 (Saturday)
Time: 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Venue: Function Room AC2, 4/F, Administration Building, Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

2nd Lecture
Topic: “Chinese Confucian Exegesis, Western Hermeneutic theory, and the Discontent of Comparative Thought”
Moderator: Professor Yong Huang, Department of Philosophy, CUHK
Date: 29 October 2021 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 6:15pm
Venue: LT4, Lee Shau Kee Building, CUHK
(This Lecture is jointly organized by New Asia College and Department of Philosophy, CUHK)

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


Online registration:

Meanwhile, there is an exhibition of publications by Professor On-cho Ng at G/F, New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library from 8 October to 5 November 2021.

For enquiries, please contact Mr. Jack Wong, Dean of Students’ Office (Tel: 3943-1690; Email: or Miss Angela Leung, Dean of Students’ Office (Tel: 3943-9589; Email:

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