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Dr. LOK Peter Wing Kai

Dr. LOK Peter Wing Kai

Programme Director of Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Liberal and Cultural Studies; Senior Lecturer, Department of Humanities and Creative Writing

Phone number34113138
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Ph.D in  Philosophy , Free (Vrije) University, Amsterdam. 
M.Phil in Comparative Literature, The University of Hong Kong
B.A. (Hons.) in Media and Communications, Coventry University, UK.

Research area(s):

Philosophy of body and emotion; Contemporary French Philosophy; Cultural Studies; Hong Kong Culture   

Teaching area(s):

Hong Kong Studies
Cultural Studies
Western Philosophy

Selected output(s):

1.Emotional Capitalism: From Emotional Dictatorship to Emotional Redemption (<<情感資本主義:從情感獨裁到情感救贖>>)(in Chinese) (Hong Kong: Dirty Press, 2020) (Forthcoming)   

2. Hong Kong as Other: Imagination of Post/ Colonial Hong Kong in the Chinese Nationalist Discourses (<<邊緣上的香港:國族論述中的後/殖民想像 >>)(in Chinese) (Hong Kong: InPress Books, 2016) 

3. “Cynicism or Liberation: On 100 Most’s Pleasure Politics” (<犬儒抑或解放:《100毛》的快感政治>) (in Chinese)in The Hong Kong Journal of Social Science.(《香港社會科學學報》),Issue 50,2017,Spring/Winter.

4. “Hong Kong as a ‘Bizarre National Redemptive Space’ for the New Chinese Middle Class: Lost in Hong Kong” in Social Transformations in Chinese Societies, 2017, Vol. 13 No. 2, pp. 149-158.