Possible Dreams: HKU and a Changing Asia
|Theme Book :||Growing with Hong Kong: the University and its Graduates|
|Speaker :||Professor Wang Gungwu (王赓武教授)|
|Moderator:||Mr Peter Sidorko, HKU Librarian|
|Date :||25 March 2011 (Friday)|
|Time :||7:00 - 9:00 pm|
|Venue :||Special Collections, 1/F, Main Library, The University of Hong Kong|
About the Speaker
Professor Wang Gungwu was Vice-Chancellor of the University of Hong Kong from 1986 to 1995. He was Director of East Asian Institute of NUS from 1997 to 2007. He is now the Chairman of the East Asian Institute and University Professor, National University of Singapore. He is also Emeritus Professor of the Australian National University.
About the Talk
Professor Wang will talk about some imaginaries that explore various possible “dreams” in the history of the University, of its academics past and present and its alumni, and also about HKU’s “national” and international links.