BSSc (CUHK), MSc (UCL); PhD (Manchester)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Lecturer,
    General Education Foundation Programme
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Academic Interests

  • Contemporary urban studies
  • The production of space in Hong Kong
  • Art, society and the public sphere
  • Community, neighborhood and crowd creations
  • Teaching Classics for General Education

Recent Publications

  • 2019:
    • Lung Fu Shan Environmental Education Centre. (2019). The Pulse of Nature: Mid-Levels West. Hong Kong: MCCM. (Curator and editor)
    • Wong, S. and Leung, C.H. (2019). Praxis of Cultivating Civic Spontaneity: Aesthetic Intervention in the Umbrella Movement. In Ngok, Ma, Yuen, W.H. Samson & Cheng, Edmund (ed.). Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement: New Boundaries of Resistance in a Hybrid Regime. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press.
  • 2018:
    • Wong, S. (2018). Art and protest: political participation in the Umbrella Movement [藝術與政治:雨傘運動中的政治參與]. Cheng, W. and Yuen, S., ed. The Epoch of Social Movement [社運年代: 香港政治抗爭的軌跡]. Hong Kong: Chinese University of Hong Kong Press. (In Chinese)
  • 2017:
    • Wong, S. (2017). Crowd creations: Interpreting occupy art in Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement. In Luger, J. and Ren, J. ed. Art and the City: Worlding the Discussion through a Critical Artscape. London: Routledge, pp. 194 – 206.
  • 2016:
    • Wong, S. (2016) On the Umbrella Movement and Visual Arts: From the occupied areas to the art field and the social world. Tong, K. ed. Hong Kong Visual Arts Yearbook 2015, Hong Kong: Department of Fine Arts, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, pp. 232 – 247.