This Fish Is FowlThis Fish Is Fowl
Xi Xu
In This Fish Is Fowl Xu Xi offers the transnational and feminist perspective of a contemporary “glocalized” American life. Xu’s quirky, darkly comic, and obsessively personal essays emerge from her diverse professional career as a writer, business executive, entrepreneur, and educator. From her origins in Hong Kong as an Indonesian of Chine ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2019-03-01 | ISBN-13: 9781496206824

Dear Hong KongDear Hong Kong
Xu Xi
From a writer whose body of work witnesses her love affair with Hong Kong comes a highly personal narrative that unravels her recently finalized decision to leave the city for good. Xu Xi explores her tumultuous relationship with Hong Kong, her personal frustrations with how the city has developed in the recent past, and how these changes have info ...
Number of pages: 100 | Publication Date: 2017-12-01 | ISBN-13: 9780734399380

The Seven Deadly Sins SamplerThe Seven Deadly Sins Sampler
New ...
Number of pages: 270 | Publication Date: 2007 | ISBN-13: 9781880323199

Hong Kong Noir (Akashic Noir Series)Hong Kong Noir (Akashic Noir Series)
"Hong Kong Noir digs below the financial centre's gleaming surface to unearth stories of the city's ghosts and spirits...The stories touch on major points in Hong Kong modern history: the horrors of Japanese occupation, post-war poverty, the economic boom under the British, the city's return to Chinese sovereignty, and the tensions of the 2014 'umb ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2018-12-04 | ISBN-13: 9781617756726

Xu Xi
Sometimes what is remembered is best forgotten. This is the feeling that permeates Insignificance. The protagonists in these stories cannot help but recall their former Hong Kong existence, one that shimmers with beauty and pain. On September 26, 2014, the occupation of three districts in Hong Kong — known as the Umbrella Revolution — began, sh ...
Number of pages: 188 | Publication Date: 2018-06-12 | ISBN-13: 9789887794868

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