Research Centres

FHM has established four research centres to facilitate the growth of research expertise in the areas of popular culture, linguistics, language studies and literature.

Research CentresAreas of Expertise
  • Research that adopts a broad view of popular culture including both the culture of everyday life and its mediation through print, music, cinema, photography and new digital media of various kinds

  • Research that bridges language, literature, culture and new media within the Faculty of Humanities

  • Focus on popular culture in the Humanities from an Asian perspective

  • Chinese Linguistics

  • Chinese Language in Education

  • Acquisition and Teaching of Chinese as a Second Language

  • Digital Humanities for Cantonese

  • Multilingual acquisition and multilingual education

  • Child language development and developmental disorders

  • Researches on literary works and their authors, literary thoughts and schools, genres and styles, and literary influences

  • Generation and dissemination of literary texts and literary knowledge

  • Publication and marketing of literary works, literature education, literary historiography, filmic and television adaptations of literature, graphic novels and lyrics of pop songs

  • Hong Kong literature and children’s literature