16-9-2019

Research project funded by Research Grants Council: Hong Kong Journalists’ Oral History

31-12-2014

Professor LEUNG Tin Wai, Head of Department of Journalism and Communication

This project is supported under the Faculty Development Scheme (FDS) of the Research Grants Council (RGC).

Principal Investigator: Professor LEUNG Tin Wai, Head of Department of Journalism and Communication

Amount awarded: HK$614,100

Duration of the Project: January 2015 – December 2016

Details of the Project:

Although history is usually based on tangible materials such as printed texts, documents and sound recordings, some histories, such as the history of contemporary journalism in Hong Kong, can only be known through the oral narratives of veteran journalists.

This project will systematically interview senior veteran journalists about their experiences working in the Chinese media in Hong Kong. We will then verify their testimonies, analyse them and place them in their historical context.

Veteran Journalists Will Be Interviewed (including but not limited to the following):


Source: November Issue 2014

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