Current Activities

Research Grants Secured by Members of RIDCH
1. 
Tso, Anna Wing-Bo (Principal investigator), "English Vocabulary Building via Apps: An Investigation of the Effectiveness of English Language Learning Apps for University Students", OUHK R&D Funding for Individual Academic Units, 20 March 2019 - 19 March 2020.
 
2.
 
Leung, Rebecca Mo-ling (Principal investigator). "Shaping and Being Shaped by Multiple Cultural Fields: An Analysis of Newspaper Coverage of Eileen Chang in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, RGC FDS, 1 January 2018 - 31 December 2020. (UGC/FDS16/H02/17)
 
3.
 
Wong, Chi-hung (Sole principal investigator). A Study of Edo Annotated Editions of Du Fu’s Eight-line Regulated Verse, RGC FDS, 1 January 2018 - 30 June 2020. (UGC/FDS16/H05/17)
 
 
 
RIDCH 49th Seminar:
Investigating the Effectiveness of English Language Apps for EFL Vocabulary Building

Speaker:
 
Dr Anna Tso 
School of Arts and Social Sciences,
Open University of Hong Kong
Date: 30 April 2020 (Thursday)
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Language: English
Link: This event will be conducted via Zoom. 
  Meeting Link: https://ouhk.zoom.us/j/402768858 
  Meeting ID: 402 768 858 (No password needed) 
Poster: Please click here
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RIDCH 48th Seminar:
Feedback Conundrum in Second Language Writing

Speaker:
 
Dr Jessica To
Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong
Date: 23 April 2020 (Thursday)
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Language: English
Link: This event will be conducted via Zoom. 
 
  Meeting ID: 402 768 858 (No password needed) 
Poster: Please click here
  
 
 
 
 
RIDCH 47th Seminar:
Translating images into words: a study on film audio description of visually impaired end users in Hong Kong
Speaker:
 
Dr Dawning Leung 
Founder & CEO, The Audio Description Association (Hong Kong) (AuDeAHK)
Date: 16 April 2020 (Thursday)
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Language: English
Link: This event will be conducted via Zoom. 
  Meeting Link: https://ouhk.zoom.us/j/402768858 
  Meeting ID: 402 768 858 (No password needed) 
Poster: Please click here
  
 
 
 

RIDCH 46th Seminar:
Teaching and Learning of Speech Acts with the Hong Kong Corpus of Spoken English (HKCSE)
Speaker:
 
Dr Andy Wood-hung SETO 
(PhD, MPhil, MA, MSc)
Date: 9 April 2020 (Thursday)
Time: 5:00 p.m. 
Language: English
Link: This event will be conducted via Zoom. 
  Meeting Link: https://ouhk.zoom.us/j/402768858 
  Meeting ID: 402 768 858 (No password needed) 
Poster: Please click here
  
 
 

RIDCH 45th Seminar:
What If Reporters Need Creativity to Keep Their Jobs:
Aggregate Results of Journalistic Consensual and Conflictual Creativity from Frontline Journalists Working in the Field
Speaker:
 
Dr Wendy Chan
Department of Journalism and Communication
Chu Hai College of Higher Education
Date: 2 April 2020 (Thu)
Time:
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. 
Language:  English
Link: This event will be conducted via Zoom. 
  Meeting Link: https://ouhk.zoom.us/j/402768858 
  Meeting ID: 402 768 858 (No password needed) 
Poster: Please click here
  
 
 
 

RIDCH 44th Seminar:
Sino-French Food Semantics
(An associated project of Le French May 2019)
Speaker:
 
Dr Anna TSO
Associate Professor,
School of Arts and Social Sciences,
The Open University of Hong Kong
Date: 17 May 2019 (Friday)
Time:
2:30 - 5:00 p.m. 
(This seminar is part of a public seminar on lifestyles in art and literature by four OUHK School of Arts and Social Sciences scholars.)
Venue: OUHK Jockey Club Campus
Language: Cantonese
Poster: Please click here
PowerPoint: Please click here
Details: Please click here
  
 
 
 
RIDCH 43rd Seminar:
Online Fan Fiction: The Case of Neil Gaiman's "The Problem of Susan" (2004) 
Speaker:
 
Dr Anna Tso
Associate Professor
School of Arts and Social Sciences
The Open University of Hong Kong

 
Date: 25 April 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 2:15 - 3:15 p.m.
Venue:
MB 121, 1/F, Main Building
The University of Hong Kong
Language: English
 
  
 
 

RIDCH 42nd Seminar:
Discourse Analysis on University Websites: A Case Study between Hong Kong and Taiwan
Speaker:
 
Mr Chor Kiu LEE
PhD candidate, Graduate Institute of Linguistics
National Taiwan University
Date: 4 April 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 7:40 - 8:15 p.m.
Venue: G28, G/F, OUHK Main Campus
Language: English
Poster: Poster
Registration: Click here
 
  
 
RIDCH 41st Seminar:
Higher Brothers and the Aesthetics of Featuring 
Speaker:
 
Dr Michael Ka Chi CHEUK 
Lecturer
School of Arts and Social Sciences
The Open University of Hong Kong
Date: 4 April 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 7:00 — 7:40 p.m.
Venue: G28, G/F, OUHK Main Campus
Language: English
Poster: Poster
Registration: Click here
 
  
 
RIDCH Book Launch 
Date: 12 March 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Venue:
Presidents’ Chamber (Room E0814), 8/F, 
OUHK Jockey Club Campus
Language: Cantonese (supplement with English)
Poster: Poster and Event Booklet
 
 
 

RIDCH 40th Seminar:
Multimodality of Storytelling - Fiction, Picturebooks and eBooks
Speaker:
 
Dr Faye Dorcas Yung 
Assistant Professor
School of Education & Languages
The Open University of Hong Kong
Date: 1 March 2019 (Friday)
Time: 11:00 - 11:50 a.m.
Venue: Room C0821, 8/F, OUHK Main Campus
Language: English
Poster: Poster
 
  
 

RIDCH 39th Seminar:
Creative Writing Go Digital: Hong Kong Urban Fairytales
Speaker:
 
Dr. Anna Tso
The Open University of Hong Kong
Date: 16 December 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: Extension Activities Room, 5/F, Tai Po Public Library
Language: Cantonese (supplement with English)
Poster: Poster
 
  
 
 
 
 

RIDCH 38th Seminar:
Corpus Linguistics and Creativity in TV and Social Media English

Speaker:
 
Dr. Locky Law Lok-hei
The Centre for Applied English Studies (CAES), 
The University of Hong Kong
Date: 30 October 2018 (Tuesday)
Time: 8:15 - 9:15 p.m.
Venue: Room C0812, 8/F, OUHK Main Campus
Language: English
Poster: Poster
Details: Presentation file (Link 1)
  Presentation file (Link 2)
 
  
 
Please click here
 

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Modified Date: Mar 30, 2020