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UBC Cantonese Popular Culture Master Class lecture series – Season 2

UBC Cantonese Popular Culture Master Class lecture series – Season 2

  粵語流行文化大師班系列第二季將於本星期五開始,今季嘉賓演講內容包括電影、電視、戲劇、文學、音樂、廣播、視覺藝術、日本文化、棟篤笑、網絡等等。詳情請瀏覽本課程網站及留意稍後公佈。 The Cantonese Popular Culture Master Class lecture series is back for the second season starting this Friday. We have an exciting lineup of speakers almost every week through April with topics including film, television, theatre, literature, music, radio, visual arts, Japanese culture, standup comedy, internet, etc. Please refer to our website at https://cantonese.arts.ubc.ca […]

Cantonese Popular Culture Master Class Series – “Writing and Storytelling in Hong Kong 2.0”

Cantonese Popular Culture Master Class Series – “Writing and Storytelling in Hong Kong 2.0”

Writing and Storytelling in Hong Kong 2.0 Cantonese Popular Culture Master Class Series – Ong Yi Hing, Hong Kong Writer 《香港文青樂與路及小說創作 2.0 》 粵語流行文化大師班講座系列 –  文學作家王貽興   Co-organized by Dramaonevan and UBC Department of Asian Studies Supported by the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (Toronto) Dramaonevan 一劇場與卑詩大學亞洲研究學系合辦 香港駐多倫多經濟貿易辦事處全力支持   Join us for an in-deep […]

Cantonese Popular Culture Master Class Series – “Hong Kong Drama Literature – The Birth of a Play”

Cantonese Popular Culture Master Class Series – “Hong Kong Drama Literature – The Birth of a Play”

In 2020 Summer, UBC Cantonese Language Program launched the Cantonese through Popular Culture Master Class Series (粵語流行文化大師班講座系列) for advanced students from CNTO 451, where experts from different industries were invited as guest speakers. Due to popular demand, the series was open to the public. We appreciate your heartfelt support. The Cantonese Popular Culture Master Class […]

My Generation, My Love: A Multimedia Contest《我的年代、我的愛情》徵文、獨白及短片創作比賽

My Generation, My Love: A Multimedia Contest《我的年代、我的愛情》徵文、獨白及短片創作比賽

  My Generation, My Love: A Multimedia Contest 《我的年代、我的愛情》徵文、獨白及短片創作比賽   Co-organized by Dramaone and UBC Department of Asian Studies Supported by the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (Toronto) Dramaone一劇場與卑詩大學亞洲研究學系合辦 香港駐多倫多經濟貿易辦事處全力支持   Tales of romantic love from your generation are best told by YOU. Channel your feelings and values of love through three different media formats. […]

Shortcuts to Learning and Teaching  Cantonese

Shortcuts to Learning and Teaching Cantonese

Inaugurating online event of our program’s 5th Anniversary: “Shortcuts to Learning and Teaching Cantonese” presented by authors Cream Lee and Shin Kataoka (Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies, EDUHK). The textbook is being used by Cantonese programs across the world. 卑詩大學粵語五週年活動首炮:多間學校採用粵語課本 “A Shortcut to Cantonese” 作者李燕萍老師及片岡新老師(香港教育大學)主講,網上粵語講座「廣東話教與學速成」。 Program in Cantonese 粵語線上講座 Vancouver Time: November 6, […]

Cantonese through Popular Culture Master class Guest Lecture Series 粵語流行文化大師班講座系列

Cantonese through Popular Culture Master class Guest Lecture Series 粵語流行文化大師班講座系列

Throughout the journey of language learning, culture is one indispensable and essential element in the learning process. To provide a more immersive experience to students with lasting impact, UBC Cantonese invited numerous guest speakers from various areas connected to popular culture including the entertainment industry, literature and theatre, and the academia, etc., to share the […]

Combating Covid-19 Cantonese Lyrics Competition     抗疫時代 粵語填詞比賽

Combating Covid-19 Cantonese Lyrics Competition 抗疫時代 粵語填詞比賽

To celebrate the 5th anniversary of the UBC Cantonese program and boost student creativity in the time of quarantine, the UBC Cantonese, UBC School of Music, and 3721 Productions organized the “Combating COVID-19 Cantonese Lyrics Competition” in mid – March 2020. The competition aimed to inspire students interested in Music, Cantonese, and Asian cultures to […]

The 2nd UBC Cantonese Singing Contest 第二屆卑詩大學粵語歌唱比賽 [CANCELLED 活動取消]

The 2nd UBC Cantonese Singing Contest 第二屆卑詩大學粵語歌唱比賽 [CANCELLED 活動取消]

Due to increasing safety concerns, we regret to announce the 2nd UBC Cantonese Singing Contest has been cancelled this year. We express our sincerest gratitude for the participation and support of all student contestants, guests, judges, sponsors, and volunteers, as well as the general public. We hope to host the next contest in the near future. 基於安全考慮,我哋遺憾宣佈將取消第二屆卑詩大學粵語歌唱比賽。在此感激所有參賽者、嘉賓、評判及工作人員努力及大衆支持。我哋期望不久將來再舉行下一屆賽事。

Cantonese Fun Night 2019 粵夜粵繽 Fun

Cantonese Fun Night 2019 粵夜粵繽 Fun

On Friday, November 23rd 2019, over 150 students from various courses in the Cantonese Language Program spent their evening surrounded by music, food, and movie entertainment with their instructors and teaching assistants.

An Evening Conversation with Chapman To 與杜汶澤夜話