24. 02. 2019    ISSUE 16

I·CARE Salon (16th Session): Historical Fissures - A Poet's Political Practice and Reflections

The I·CARE Salon, which is under the University Lecture on Civility, had its 15th session successfully held on 25 January.  Dr. Derrick Au shed light on the relation between biomedical technology and human ethics in his talk Gene-edited Babies - The Haunting Questions through the controversial He Jiankui Incident occurred last year.

As for the 16th session of the I·CARE Salon, it has already been fixed with the title Historical Fissures - A Poet's Political Practice and Reflections and will be presided by Mr. Chung Yung-feng*. Details are as follows:

Date:1 March 2019 (Friday)
Time:7:00 - 9:00 pm
Venue:Lecture Theatre 7, Lee Shau Kee Building
Host:Prof. Chow Po-chung (Associate Professor of Department of Government and
Public Administration)
Registration:Please visit here

For enquiries, please call this Centre at 3943 8621 or email to icare@cuhk.edu.hk.


*Speaker's Biography:

Mr. Chung Yung-feng, Taiwanese poet, community worker, music album producer and cultural administrator.  Born in Meinung District of Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, he was formerly Executive Director of Meinung Peoples' Association; Director of Water Resources Bureau, Kaohsiung City Government; and Director-general of Cultural Affairs Bureau, Chiayi City Government.  He was appointed as Director of the Department of Cultural Affairs, Taipei City Government from October 2016 to December 2018.  Mr. Chung also has great expertise in lyrics writing.  He had collaborated with singer Lin Sheng Xiang to produce seven albums and was awarded the Best Album Producer and the Best Pop Music Songwriter of the Golden Melody Awards.  His publications include, inter alia,《我等就來唱山歌》and《重遊我莊》.

I·CARE Salon (16th Session): Historical Fissures - A Poet’s Political Practice and Reflections

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A Walk in Community with I·CARE (3rd Session): Open for Enrolment

I·CARE Cross-generational Integration Programme: Recruitment of Volunteers

Book Talks under the 4th I·CARE Book Festival

Book Crossing Pavilion under the 4th I·CARE Book Festival

CUHK 10K Night Challenge 2019

I·CARE Salon (16th Session): Historical Fissures - A Poet's Political Practice and Reflections

S.I. Leaders Sharing

I·CARE Theatre 2019

I·CARE Hong Kong Cultural Tours Project: Phase Two Completed

Core Group Nurture under I·CARE Achievers Programme: Progress Update

I·CARE Social Enterprise Startup Scheme: Array of Mentor

Sustainable Development Goals Action Fund: Open for Application

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