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Bogna M Konior

She holds a RMa in Media Studies from the University of Amsterdam and is currently a PhD student at Hong Kong Baptist University. She heads the Institute for Critical Animal Studies, Asia.


Cao Xuenan  Ph.D. student of Program in Literature, Duke University

I am interested in forms of (im/inter-)mediation in the technology of communication, for instances, internet, television, and physical transportation. My current project explores the logistical aspect of digital communication, which is an attempt to explain the much-debated “post-modernism” in aesthetics in contemporary China. profile

Charmaine Carvalho  She is a PhD candidate at the Department of Humanities and Creative Writing at Hong Kong Baptist University. Her research interests are gender studies, feminism, popular culture and the construction of selfhood. She is working towards a dissertation on the fashioning of the “single Indian woman” in Indian chick lit novels.

Lai Tsz Yuen  Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Humanities and Creative Writing, Hong Kong Baptist University, research topic: French mathematical structuralism (Bourbaki, Lautman, Deleuze, Badiou) and the realist/materialist turn of contemporary philosophy



Lee Si Yi  Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Cultural and Religious Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, research topic: railway, train and the modernity of China 



Nelson Zhang  Ph.D. student of Department of Philosophy, Tsinghua University (Beijing), research topic: Maoism and French contemporary philosophy



Terran Tsang  Ph.D. student of Department of Philosophy, Peking University