Visiting Writers 2017

Mixing & Making

30 Oct 2017 (Mon)

5:00pm - 6:30pm

Mr. and Mrs. Lau Chor Tak Multi-Purpose Hall

Level 2, Madam Kwok Chung Bo Fun Sports and Cultural Centre

Shaw Campus

Hong Kong Baptist University

Kowloon Tong

Visiting Writers 2017 Welcome Reception


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1 Nov 2017 (Wed)

8:00pm – 10:00pm

The Vault

Fringe Club

2nd Lower Albert Road

Central

Public Recital

Moderator:  Mr. David McKirdy (Poetry OutLoud)
Reciters:      All visiting writers
                    Local poets

Co-organizer:   Poetry OutLoud


[Registration is not required]

10 Nov 2017 (Fri)

3:00pm – 5:00pm

iCafe

Li Promenade

Hong Kong Baptist University

Kowloon Tong

Public Talk "The Poet as Maker: Southeast Asian Writers in Conversation"

Moderator:   Mr. James Shea (Department of Humanities and Creative Writing)
Speakers:     Mr. Eddin Khoo
                     Mr. Ko Ko Thett
                     Ms. Nguyen Bao Chan

Co-organizer:   Hong Kong International Literary Festival


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10 Nov 2017 (Fri)

6:30pm - 8:30pm

Hong Kong Baptist University

Kowloon Tong

Chinese Poetry Writing Workshop

Moderator:   Dr. Dorothy Tse (Department of Humanities and Creative Writing)
Speakers:      Ms. Yu Xiang
                      Mr. Lo Chih Cheng

Quota:   25

12 Nov 2017 (Sun)

11:00am - 12:30pm

Lecture Theatre

Hong Kong Central Library

Causeway Bay

Chinese Public Talk "Transcendence of Literature"

Moderator:  Mr. Mak Shu Kin (Language Centre)
Speakers:   Ms. Yu Xiang 
                    Mr. Lo Chih Cheng


Co-organizer:   LCSD Hong Kong Public Libraries


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13 Nov 2017 (Mon)

4:00pm - 5:30pm

RRS 905

9/F Sir Run Run Shaw Building

Hong Kong Baptist University

Kowloon Tong

On Campus Chinese Public Talk

Moderator:   Dr. Tong Yui (Department of Humanities and Creative Writing)
Speakers:     Ms. Yu Xiang
                     Mr. Lo Chih Cheng


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20 Nov 2017 (Mon)

6:30pm – 8:00pm

AST 916

9/F Sing Tao Building

Hong Kong Baptist University

Kowloon Tong

Evening Reading @ HKBU

Moderator:  Dr. Tammy Ho (Department of English Language and Literature)
Reciters:      All Visiting Writers
                    HKBU Writers


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