Cantonese rhymes and folk songs by anonymous authors: translation and exegesis
Professor Chan, Mimi Mei Mei (Principal investigator)
Mrs Kwok Helen Hoi Lun (Co-principal investigator)
Centre of Asian Studies - General Award
To collect folk songs and rhymes in the Guangzhou dialect, translate them into English and examine them from the linguistic, literary and sociological points of view; and to help preserve rhymes and songs of the older generation of Cantonese speaking people in Hong Hong.