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Commencing Jan 2019

GRF: “Circulation of Literature Across Territories : Wang Jingxi and Hong Kong Versions of Chun wenxue and Wen Xing Cong Kan, and the Literary Fields in Taiwan and Hong Kong in the 1960s to 70s” (Jan 2019, PI: Dr CHAN, Chi Tak)

GRF: “The identity construction experiences of teachers of English to young learners in mainland China” (Jan 2019, PI: Dr TRENT, John Gilbert)

GRF: “In local exclusivity lies global inclusion – the relational ontology of asylum-seekers and refugees and local community in a post-colonial Hong Kong village” (Jan 2019, PI: Dr NG, Fung Sheung Isabella)


Cinema and Television

GRF: “Disappearing Voices: An Oral History of Leftist Film Workers during Cold War Hong Kong”

(Jan 2018, PI: Dr HUI, Kwok Wai)


ECS: “Watching Mainland Chinese Television Dramas in Hong Kong: Youth, Identities and Transcultural Consumption”

(Jan 2018, PI: Dr ZHOU, Lulu)


“DongFang Bubai’s Queer Fandom in Contemporary Chinese Cyberspaces”

(May 2015 – Feb 2016, PI: Dr. ZHOU, Lulu)


“Television Drama Consumption in Hong Kong: Audiences, Quality and the Politics of Popular Culture”

(Jun 2015 – Jun 2016, PI: Dr. ZHOU, Lulu)


“Comic Devices and Social Concerns in Michael Hui Kun Man’s Films”

(Mar 2014 – Feb 2015; PI: Prof. YU, Kwan Wai Eric, Co-I: Dr. HAU, Lai Ying)


ECS: “Revolution, Commercialism, Chineseness: The Reception and Appropriation of Socialist Opera Film in Capitalist-Colonial Hong Kong, 1954-1966”

(Jan 2014 – Dec 2016, PI: Dr. HUI, Kwok Wai)




Cultural Studies and Humanities

‘Rap Discourse’: Hip Hop Youth and Seasoned Rap Artists in Hong Kong (Jun 2016 – Jun 2017, PI: Dr PARK Jae Hyung)


ECS: Building a Modern City: First-generation Chinese Architects in Colonial Hong Kong, 1920s – 1950s (Jan 2016 – June 2018, PI: Dr LAU Leung Kwok Prudence)


ECS: “Introducing White-Collar Women to Hong Kong: A Case Study of Sacred Heart Canossian College of Commerce’s Secretarial Training”

(2016, PI: Dr. KANG, Jong Hyuk David)


“The influence of MERS on Korean Popular Culture in Hong Kong.”

(July 2015 – Jan 2016, PI: Dr. KANG, Jong Hyuk David)


“Transfer and Promotion of Historical and Cultural Knowledge”

(PI: Dr. KANG, Jong Hyuk David)


Language and Literature:

ECS: “Whitman on the Grid: Surveillance, Democracy and the Autobiographical Moment in Contemporary American Literature”

(Jan 2017, PI: Dr CLAPP, Jeffrey Michael)


GRF: “Traces of the Real”: The Absent Presence of Photography in Postcolonial and Diasporic Literature

(Jan 2016 – Dec 2017, PI: Dr. BANERJEE, Bidisha)


GRF: Engaging Everyday Modernity: Hong Kong Poetry in the 1970s (日常生活的現代性:一九七零年代香港新詩)

(Jan 2016 – Dec 2017, PI: Prof. YU, Kwan Wai Eric)


GRF: The Identity Construction Experiences of Novice English Language Teachers in Hong Kong (Jan 2016, PI: Dr TRENT John Gilbert)


ECS: Houses of Friction: Late Modernism, the English Novel, and the Problem of Literary Hospitality

(May 2016 – Apr 2018, PI: Dr. RIDGE, Emily)