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      Zhang Guangda

      ZHANG GUANGDA 張廣達

      Sin Wai-Kin Distinguished Visiting Professor in the Humanities (Nov 2014), Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences, The University of Hong Kong
      Chair Professor, Department of History, National Chengchi University
      Academician, Academia Sinica

      Overview

      During his visit, Professor Zhang sat as the chair speaker of a distinguished panel that included Professors Wang Ming-ke, Ding Yizhuang, Rong Xinjiang, and Helen F. Siu at the public forum on “Frontier and Ethnicity” (邊疆與族群). Professor Zhang also gave a public lecture on “The Contributions of Émmanuel-Édouard Chavannes towards Chinese Traditional Historiography and the Transformation of European Sinology” (沙畹對中國傳統史學轉型和歐洲漢學轉型的貢獻) and hosted the seminar “The Way to Learning” (問學之道) to engage with HKU colleagues and students for intellectual exchange.