Society for Hong Kong Studies
A global platform for the multi-disciplinary and inter-institutional study of Hong Kong
Call for submissions: Annual Conference 2024
Facilitating dialogues and collaborations among scholars and students of Hong Kong history, politics, society and culture.
Encouraging the development of new theories, concepts, and methods of studying Hong Kong and its relations to China, Asia and beyond.
Upcoming Events & Announcements
The Society for Hong Kong Studies regularly publishes articles and books with different partners in the media and the field.
- Featured Publications
Everyday Architecture in Context: Public Markets in Hong Kong (1842–1981)
February 20 2024Work-in-Progress Workshop in Hong Kong Studies 2024 #2
January 31 2024Work-in-Progress Workshop in Hong Kong Studies 2024 #1
August 31 2023Research sharing seminar
June 29 2023Fact-Checking Workshop 2023
ICAS Best Article Prize on Global Hong Kong Studies
Big congratulations to the two winners of the IBP 2023 Best Article Prize on Global Hong Kong Studies!
Winner of the 𝗛𝘂𝗺𝗮𝗻𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗲𝘀 Category
Carmen C. M. Tsui, Housing the nascent middle class: the first high-rise planned community in post-war Hong Kong, Planning Perspectives 37(4), 2022: 735–759, doi.org/10.1080/02665433.2021.1993971
Winner of the 𝗦𝗼𝗰𝗶𝗮𝗹 𝗦𝗰𝗶𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲𝘀 Category
Maurice Yip: New town planning as diplomatic planning: Scalar politics, British–Chinese relations, and Hong Kong, Journal of Urban History 48(2), 2022: 361-380, doi.org/10.1177/0096144220948813
Watch announcement video here: https://fb.watch/nrXCXWC8HM/ ↗️
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Get priority enrolment in these and other events, with the opportunity to present at SHKS-sponsored panels, as well as access to exclusive resources and networking connections.
Student membership is free of charge.
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Member-only resources include a job bank, notifications of latest scholarships, fellowships, grants etc and a Hong Kong Studies repository