Dialogues in the Arts - 2. Words Bring into Presence: Impressions from Interviews with Hong Kong Writers

Date: 
08/03/2013

Speaker: Liao Weitang
Date: 8 March 2013
Time: 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Dialogues in the Arts - 2. Words Bring into Presence: Impressions from Interviews with Hong Kong Writers 藝文縱談 二. 見字如晤——香港作家訪談印象

Speaker: Mr. Liao Weitang 講者:廖偉棠先生The speaker introducing the background of his book 講者介紹《浮城述夢人》的寫作背景Mr. Liao shared his impressions from Interviews with Hong Kong Writers 廖偉棠先生分享與作者們訪談的心得

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Liao Weitang - Writer, poet, photographer. Liao Weitang was born in Guangdong in 1975 and later moved to Hong Kong, followed by a five-year stint in Beijing. As a poet and novelist, he was the winner of several literature awards in Hong Kong and Taiwan such as the Hong Kong Chinese Literature Award, the China Times Literature Award, the United Dairy News Literature Award. He has published eight poetry collections—Endless Nights, Falling Down with Fish, Corner of Garden or Garden of Corner, Wandering in Accordion, Walking Songs of a Bohemian, Bitter Angel, Traveling When Young, A Black Rain's A-gonna Fall, and co-authored the photography and prose collection Bohemian China. Lonely China and Paris: Photos de scène sans titre are two of his photography collections, while the collected short stories, War Game in Eighteen Alleys, was published in 2004.

 

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Publisher

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浮城述夢人:香港作家訪談錄

香港 : 三聯書店

2012

波希香港,嬉皮中國

香港 : 三聯書店

2011

出離島記

上書局

2011

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Words Bring into Presence - Part 1

 

Words Bring into Presence - Part 2

 

Words Bring into Presence - Part 3

*The Power of Words is jointly organised by The Independent Learning Centre, University Library System and Department of Chinese Language and Literature.