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A Postgraduate Research Student Roundtable on Urban History (Display Area, May Hall, HKU)

September 13 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

A Postgraduate Research Student Roundtable on Urban History

Date & Time: Friday 13 September, 10:30–12:00 Lecture (with Q & A) 

Venue: Display Area, May Hall, HKU

This roundtable provides a space to present and discuss your PhD topics. You will each be asked to do a short presentation (10 minutes) on either the main themes of your thesis as a whole, a chapter or section, or an article that you might be thinking of submitting. The roundtable will provide the opportunity for you to receive some feedback and also to explore some broader themes in urban history that are being studied at the University of Hong Kong. The roundtable will be led by Dr Toby Lincoln, Associate Professor of Chinese Urban History, University of Leicester. He is the author of An Urban History of China and as Postgraduate Research (PGR) Director for the College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities at Leicester, has experience assisting with the management of PhD students from multiple disciplines. 

Contact Information 

Any queries about the event, please contact Ms Candy Tse at candytse@hku.hk


September 13
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:


Display Area, May Hall


HK Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences (HKIHSS)