Research Seminars

Academic Year 2021-22
CMCI ‘Cultural Renewal’ Research SeminarsCMCI ‘Asian Cultural Policy’ Research SeminarsMethods Online Series
4 May 2022, 12-13.30 (UK Time)

Bollywood’s Global Affair: The Cultural Industry and Soft Power

Dr Anubha Sarkar (Lecturer in Cultural and Creative Industries, Monash University)

Register online
24 March 2021, 16:00-17:30 (GMT)
Supporting the cultural industries using
Dr. Hye-Kyung Lee (Culture, Media and Creative Industries, King’s College London) 
16 March 2022, 11-12.30 (UK Time)
Getting into and getting on: works in Japanese creative industries
Professor Shinji Oyama (Ritsumeikan University)
16 December 2020, 1-2pm (GMT)
Critical Techno-Cultural Discourse Analysis and conducting online interviews 
Rianna Walcott 
3 February 2021, 4-6pm (GMT) 
Beyond platform-centrism and digital universalism: the relational affordances of mobile social media publics 
Dr. Wendy Willems (The London School of Economics and Political Science)
22 June 2021, 12-13.30 (UK Time)
Plural definitions of “professional artists” within the realm of cultural policy in Japan: how to decide who should be supported
Ms. Kaori Takahashi (Assistant Professor, Centre for Statistics and Information, Rikkyo University, Tokyo). 
25 November 2020, 13.00-14.00 GMT
Doing Online Focus Groups in the Covid-19 Pandemic
Andong Li (CMCI PhD Researcher)
9 December 2020, 4-6pm (UK time) 
Book launch: Practices of Projection: Histories and Technologies 
Gabriel Menotti (Lecturer in Film Editing & Multimedia, Federal University of Espírito Santo) Virginia Crisp (Lecturer in Cultural & Creative Industries, King’s College, London) and other contributors
16 June 2021, 12-13.30 (UK Time)
Contesting Cultural Politics under Covid-19 Pandemic in Hong Kong
Dr Max WL Wong (Assistant Professor and Director of the Global Creative Industries Programme, University of Hong Kong)
16 November 2020, 2.30-3.30 GMT
Using Facebook as Focus Group Tool
Katrin Schindel (CMCI PhD Researcher)  
25 November 2020,  2-3:30pm (UK time)
Southeast Asian Film Festival, US Cultural Diplomacy, and the Cultural Cold War in Asia 
Dr. Sangjoon Lee (Assistant Professor of Asian cinema, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
9 June 2021, 12-13.30 (UK Time)
‘Red Creative’: conversation with Justine O’Connor on the creative industries, modernity and culture in China 
Justin O’Connor (Professor of Cultural Economy, University of South Australia)
30 October 2020, 2.30-3.30 GMT
Conducting an online survey
Myriam Fellous-Sigrist (DDH PhD researcher)
18 November 2020,  4-6pm (UK time)
Care manifesto  
The Care Collective (Andreas Chatzidakis, Jamie Hakim, Jo Littler, Catherine Rottenberg, Lynne Segal)
2 June 2021, 12-13.30 (Uk time)
Myths, Fallacies, and the Korean Wave in the Global Cultural Sphere
Dal Yong Jin (SFU Professor)
21 October 2020, 12-1 GMT
Exploring digital memory work: a methodological journey
Taylor Annabell (CMCI PhD researcher)
11 November 2020,  4-6pm  (UK time)
Miles on the Other Side: The Queer and Cross-Racial Coalitional Politics of Miles Davis
Elliott H. Powell (Beverly and Richard Fink Professor of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota)
25 November 2020, 1-2.15 (UK time)
Disciplined Fandom between Queerbaiting and “Survival Instincts”
Xiqing Zheng (Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)
14 October 2020,  4-6pm (UK time)  
In Conversation: Digital Labour in the Covid Age 
Ursula Huws (Professor of Labour and Globalisation, University of Hertfordshire)
4 November 2020, 1-2pm (UK Time)
Changing definitions of multiculturalism in the arts in Singapore
Michelle Loh (Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore)
8 July 2020, 1-2.30pm (UK Time)
Cultural Policy and the Performing Arts in Taiwan
Meng-Yu LAI (Birkbeck College, University of London) 
25 June 2020, 1-2.30pm (UK Time)
The Creative City: a sugar-coated policy in the SE Asian second-tier cities?
Phitchakan Chuangchai (Thammasat University in Bangkok)