Library Public Talk - Protest Culture in Hong Kong: Preserving Historical Memory

Date:
31 January 2018

Time:
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Venue:
Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library

Speaker:
Mr. Daniel C. TSANG
Visiting Fulbright Research Scholar, CUHK Library
Distinguished Emeritus Librarian, University of California, Irvine


Biography of Speaker:
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Admission:
https://goo.gl/forms/npLiQQcU2Z7fuxIB2

Enquiries:
dslab@lib.cuhk.edu.hk

Event Details:

Are libraries & cultural institutions here doing due diligence in collecting, preserving and making accessible the records, artifacts and memories of Hong Kong's multiple and tumultuous, social & political movements? Such materials, online or not, are increasingly at risk of disappearing if nothing proactive is done. CUHK Library Fulbright Research Scholar Daniel C Tsang offers examples of how historical memory can and has been preserved in Hong Kong and abroad.

Discussant:
Prof. Simon F.K. CHU
Adjunct Associate Professor, Dept of History, CUHK
Vice Chair, Archives Action Group





Remarks:
Light refreshment will be provided.



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