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Dr. SIU King Wai 蕭敬偉博士

Chinese Language and Literature Programme

Senior Lecturer & Programme Coordinator of MACLL

BA, MPhil, PhD (HK)



Rm 854, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

Ancient Chinese Classics, Cantonese Studies

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“Issues on proofreading of Kongzi Jiayu in the Russian collection of the Dunhuang manuscript—with a discussion on the value of Rujia Shuocong of the Western Han bamboo slips collected by Peking University in proofreading Kongzi Jiayu.” 俄藏敦煌寫本《孔子家語》殘卷補校——兼論北大西漢竹書《儒家說叢》對校理《家語》之價值. Paper presented at the 3rd Academic Conference on the Re-exploration of History of Chinese Classics, Institute of Chinese Literature and Philosophy, Academia Sinica, Taipei, July 2019.


“A Critical Study on ‘Chunqiu Zuo Zhuan’ in Yu Chang’s Xiangcao Jiaoshu.” 讀于鬯《春秋左傳》《校書》小識. Paper presented at the International Conference on The Ming and Qing in the 21st Century: New Discoveries, New Perspectives, and New Horizons, School of Chinese, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, October 2017.


“A study of the impact of split readings in rime dictionaries on contrastive pronunciations in Cantonese dictionaries.” 從對韻書、字書別義異讀的處理看粵語字典注音歧異. Paper presented at the 21th International Conference on Yue Dialects, Macau Yue Dialects Association and the Language and Culture Research Centre of Macao, Macao Polytechnic Institute, Macao, December 2016.


“Confucian Classics as Part of the History of Chinese Literature: The Authorship and Dating of the Zuozhuan.” (co-authored) 文學史中的經學史問題——《左傳》作者及其成書年代管窺(合著). Paper presented at the Studies of History of Chinese Classics: Review and Prospect—Academic Conference in Commemoration of Professor Lin Chinchang’s Retirement, Graduate School of Letters / Faculty of Letters, Kyoto University, Kyoto, August 2015.


“An Emendation to the 2nd edition of Hanyu Da Zidian.”《漢語大字典》第二版商補六則. Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Han Characters Education and Research, Korea Association for Education of Chinese Characters and Society for Korean Classical Chinese Education, Seoul, July 2014.