"Cantonese and Education in Hong Kong": Call for Speakers

deadline for submissions: 
November 1, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Hong Kong Baptist University
contact email: 

We are hoping to organise an open-to-public seminar on "Cantonese and Education", which will take place on Thursday 28 November 2019 (tentative, venue TBA). We are looking for speakers to speak for 15 minutes about any aspects that relates to the theme.

Topics may include language, social and liberal studies classes, creative expression, global access, politics on campus, and more. The speakers will also be asked to give comments on others' presentations.

If you are interested in participating, please send a title of your short paper and some initial thoughts to Tammy Lai-Ming Ho (tammyh@hkbu.edu.hk) by Friday 1 November 2019.

Organisers: Dr Tammy Lai-Ming Ho (HKBU) and Professor Lian-Hee Wee (HKBU)