CHEUNG Ka-yee Marjorie
‘John Ruskin and the Representation of Colour in Non-Fictional Prose’. International (Zoom) Online Workshop on ‘Colorful Concepts from a Linguistic Point of View’, Ruhr University Bochum, 8 September - 10 September 2021.
‘Displaying Private Art Works: Ruskin’s Art of Description in Modern Painters’. International Association of Word and Image Studies. Focus Conference – Displaying Word and Image. (Belfast) 4 June – 6 June 2010.
‘The Development of Austen’s Visual Style: Northanger Abbey and Sanditon’. Annual
Poetics and Linguistics Association Conference. (Middelburg, Netherlands) 28 July – 1 August 2009.
‘Metaphors Through Time: John Ruskin as a Case Study. Annual Poetics and Linguistics Association Conference. (Sheffield, UK) July 2008.
‘John Ruskin and the Sister Arts Tradition’. English Departmental Seminar, The University of Hong Kong. April 2006.
‘Fighting Tolkien’s Monster Critics – A Reassessment of Tolkien’s Literary Style in The Lord of the Rings’. Annual Poetics and Linguistics Association Conference. (New York, U.S.) July 2004.
Academic Crossover Activities
Casual trainer for Cygnet Communications Limited, teaching commissioned English courses for the Civil Service College to government writers from across the HKSAR Government. Courses taught include ‘Common Errors in Official Writing’ (2022-2023) and ‘Effective Writing and Editing Skills for Manager’ (2022-2023)
115th-anniversary history of The Law Society of Hong Kong, 2023