Category Archives: History of culture

Site Visit: Depending on the exhibition themes of the museums in Hong Kong (shou

Site Visit: Depending on the exhibition themes of the museums in Hong Kong (should be about China, Hong Kong, Chinese prominent figures etc., a student can write a short piece of reflective assignment (about 500 words, with photos taken) and Evaluate how the exhibition can(or cannot) enhance their understandings on that particular theme.There is no need to include footnote references or a bibliography.

Choose to write a 1500-word essay (excluding references and footnotes) in respon

Choose to write a 1500-word essay (excluding references and footnotes) in response to one of the 4 questions:
1. What is your understanding of nostalgia and its role in the art and cultural industries? Please use examples in mainland China in your discussion.
2. Is Shanzhai a form of creativity? Use examples in mainland China in your discussion.
3. Discuss one or two cultural products form mainland China that strike you. It could be a film, a song, or a piece of artwork. Link your discussion with urbanization and modernization in China.
4. How does the Internet change the cultural production in mainland China? You may use online literature or social media as examples.
Please remember that to critically engage with the lecture notes (related ppt will be attached once you chose the question below)
1. Basic format
Font: Times New Roman
Font Size: 12 point
Font color: black
Margin: 1-inch all round
Spacing: 1.5-line spacing
2. Footnote, Citation and Reference list
1) Use footnote, not endnote if necessary.
2) Use in-text citation.
3) Format your reference list with MLA style.