China has a rich and diverse culture with a long history. Its literature, arts and crafts, folk customs, rituals and etiquette, all have their own stories of development.

In this series of three talks, local scholars, Prof Kwong Yim-tze, Dr Pang Wang-kee and Ip Wing-chi, share their understanding of poetry, calligraphy and the ancient Chinese divination text the I Ching, and explore the relevance of traditional literary arts in a contemporary society.

I Ching (The Book of Changes) and Life Wisdom | Living, Self-Cultivation, and Classical Chinese Poetry | The Beauty of Chinese Calligraphy 

Talk 1: I Ching (The Book of Changes) and Life Wisdom

Date:
27 February 2019 (Wednesday)

Time:
7:30pm – 9:00pm

Venue:
Seminar Hall, 2/F, Xiqu Centre

Speaker:
Dr Pang Wang-kee, Lawrence

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Talk 2: Living, Self-Cultivation, and Classical Chinese Poetry 

Date:
27 March 2019 (Wednesday)

Time:
7:30pm – 9:00pm

Venue:
Seminar Hall, 2/F, Xiqu Centre

Speaker:
Prof Kwong Yim-tze

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Talk 3: The Beauty of Chinese Calligraphy

Date:
24 April 2019 (Wednesday)

Time:
7:30pm – 9:00pm

Venue:
Seminar Hall & Studio 5, 2/F, Xiqu Centre
(The talk at Seminar Hall will be transmitted to Studio 5.)

Speaker:
Ip Wing-chi, Founder and Dean of Hong Kong Tea Academy

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Remarks:
The quota for seminar hall is full. People who register now will be arranged to watch the live relay of the talk at Studio 5 of the same venue.

Language: 
Cantonese

Fee: 
Free admission. Limited capacity on a first come, first served basis. Please register online in advance.

Enquiries: 
Ms Chan (852) 2200 0812, learning@wkcda.hk

Accessibility Services: 
Cantonese audio description and Hong Kong sign language interpretation are available upon request with at least 14 days’ advance notice. Wheelchair accessible seats and companion seats are available on a first come, first served basis. Please request with at least 4 days’ advance notice.

Adverse Weather Arrangements: 
The talk will be cancelled if a black rainstorm warning or a typhoon signal no. 8 or above is in force at/after 3:30pm on the day of the event.

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