The award-winning HKBU students and alumni: (From left) Lee Wai-kwan, Xie Xuan, Shiu Chi-yin, Wong Ka-wai, Yeung Lai-ming and Li Yee-ki


浸大同學和校友喜獲大學文學獎:(左起)李慧筠、謝璇、邵志賢、黃家偉、楊禮名、李綺祈

Date: 25 May 2017 (Thursday)

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HKBU students and alumni shine at Intervarsity Creative Writing Competition

浸大同學和校友獲大學文學獎八獎項

HKBU members shine again in a writing contest. A total of eight students and alumni received prizes at the 9th Intervarsity Creative Writing Competition organised by HKBU’s Faculty of Arts and the Language Centre.

In the novel category, alumnus Shiu Chi-yin (Chinese Language and Literature) won the first runner-up title while student Li Yee-ki (Chinese Language and Literature) achieved a merit award.In the prose category, alumnus Fung Bak-kui (Humanities and Creative Writing) grabbed the first runner-up spot, and students Wong Ka-wai (Chinese Language and Literature), Yeung Lai-ming (Chinese Language and Literature) and Xie Xuan (Communication Studies, PhD candidate) received merit awards.In the poetry division, alumna Lee Wai-kwan (Journalism) and student Lai Haocheng (International Journalism) were presented with merit awards.

A presentation ceremony was held on 20 May. On top of the 18 prizes in the three categories, six “Young Writer’s Awards” were presented to secondary school students who demonstrated their outstanding creative writing potential. On the same occasion, Dr Chan Tak-kam, representative of adjudicators and renowned local writer, shared his valuable experience in creative writing.

Intervarsity Creative Writing Competition promotes Chinese writing among university students and young graduates in Hong Kong. Since the inception of the Competition in 2000, more than 2,000 entries have been received, and a number of the award winners have become well-known young writers. Please click here for the list of winners (Chinese).

浸大人的創意再度獲得表揚。八位同學和校友在浸大文學院和語文中心合辦的大學文學獎中獲得獎項。

在小說組,邵志賢校友(中國語言文學)贏得亞軍,李綺祈同學(中國語言文學)獲優異獎。在散文組,馮百駒校友(創意及專業寫作)奪得亞軍,三位同學黃家偉(中國語言文學)、楊禮名(中國語言文學)和謝璇(傳播系博士研究生)獲優異獎。在新詩組,李慧筠校友(新聞學)和賴浩成同學(國際新聞學)獲優異獎。

頒獎禮於5月20日舉行,除了頒發三個組別共18個獎項外,亦頒發六個少年作家獎,鼓勵在文學創作上有出色表現的中學生。評審委員代表、香港著名作家陳德錦博士亦同場主講「大學──文學……獎!」,與參加者分享寶貴的創作經驗。

大學文學獎專為本港大學生和年輕大學畢業生而設,自2000年設立以來,共收到稿件超過2,000份,部份得獎者現已成為香港新晉作家。請按此瀏覽本年度得獎名單