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City voices : Hong Kong writing in English, 1945 to the present

Author: Xu Xi; Michael Ingham
Publisher: Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, ©2003.
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This volume includes a representative sampling of Hong Kong literature originating in English from the post-war period to the 21st century. The anthology includes the work of over 70 authors in a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
City voices.
Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, 2003
(OCoLC)606996431
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Xu Xi; Michael Ingham
ISBN: 9622096042 9789622096042 9622096050 9789622096059 9622096050 9789622096059
OCLC Number: 54084742
Description: xiv, 402 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Louise Ho --
Writing on the Margin: Hong Kong English Poetry, Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction / Mike Ingham --
From and of the City of Hong Kong / Xu Xi --
Prose --
Novel Excerpts --
A Many Splendored Thing (1952) / Han Suyin --
The World of Suzie Wong (1957) / Richard Mason --
Kampoon Street (1964) / Lin Tai-Yi --
The Virgin Market (1965) / C.Y. Lee --
The Chinese Box (1975) / Christopher New --
The Monkey King (1978) / Timothy Mo --
Running Dog (1980) / Lee Ding Fai --
Sour Sweet (1982) / Timothy Mo --
Struggle of a Hong Kong Girl (1986) / Lily Chan --
A Change of Flag (1990) / Christopher New --
The Iron Tree (1993) / Martin Booth --
A Chinese Wedding (1994) / Simon Elegant --
Asian Values (1996) / Nury Vittachi --
Hong Kong Rose (1997) / Xu Xi --
Two Thousand and Beyond --
All the King's Women (2000) / Mimi Chan --
Renegade or Halo[superscript 2] (2000) / Timothy Mo --
The Unwalled City (2001) / Xu Xi --
Short Stories --
The Thrush and the Snail (1980) --
The Captain (1980) / Rodney Davey --
Lost River (1990) --
Red, Amber, Green (1990) --
The Cocktail Party (1996) / David T.K. Wong --
Valediction (1996) / Xu Xi --
A Final Appeal--Three Weddings at Tuen Mun (1996) / Yang Yi Lung (John D. Young) --
Lau the Tailor (1998) / Charles Philip Martin --
Transcript t/23-098076/89 (1999) / Simon Elegant --
The One-Legged Rickshaw Boy (1999) / Lawrence Gray --
The Catholic All-Star Chess Team (2000) / Alex Kuo --
Mysterious Properties (2000) / Nury Vittachi.
Responsibility: edited by Xu Xi and Mike Ingham ; with a foreword by Louise Ho.

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