Every week, all around Hong Kong, there are many fascinating talks and lectures happening, on a variety of topics. You can easily find them online by looking at the websites of our universities, societies, and libraries. We've chosen ten for you to listen to here on Radio 3. For the next few Sunday mornings, starting Sunday 9th July at 7.30am, Carol Mang will be introducing abridged versions of what we think are a great selection of talks for you to listen to, and indulge your... Mind Matters.
Sunday mornings at 7.30... on Radio 3
In this week's episode, we will study the old Chinese Gazette, which was used as a publicly available government publication that was distributed in various formats since the 12th century. Professor Nicolas Standaert from the University of Leuven in Belgium will introduce book about the 17th and 18th centuries’ Chinese Gazette from a unique perspective, with European sources. He was invited by CUHK to deliver a talk titled Joining the Global Public in the Early Qing Dynasty: The Chinese “Gazette” in European Sources.
....Sundays from 7.30am to 8am... on Radio 3