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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Faye Hung

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by Bernice Chan

    ... Bernice Chan The ballroom dancer, who won bronze for Hong Kong in the 2014 DanceSport World Championship, talks to Bernice Chan about following her dreams Faye Hung F IRST STEPS When I saw my first ballet- it was either Swan Lake or Giselle- I told my mom I wanted to be a prima ballerina. She enrolled me in (Hong Kong's) Jean M Wong School of Ballet. I liked the strictness ...

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    Then & now: let's hear it for the Chans

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am by Jason Wordie

    ... Why are hard-core heritage fans denying hard-working Hongkongers the chance to sell up and retire in peace, asks Jason Wordie Let's hear it for the Chans Every other month, it seems, ... landmark always prompts wistfulness, inevitably there are two sides (at least) to every story. Here’s a composite example: Mr and Mrs Chan came from the mainland in 1952. Voting with their feet ...

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    Then & now: get me out of here

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Bernard Shaw, who visited the Far East in 1933 as part of a round-the-world cruise. By then elderly and world-famous, “G.B.S.” stopped off in Hong Kong before heading north to Shanghai. While ...

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    Then & now: forcing the issue

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:52pm by Jason Wordie

    ... beyond breaking point. Former chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang recently wrote about the possibility of “serious social unrest”, and Wang Guangya, director of the Hong Kong and Macau ...

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    My life: Joanna Chan

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 10:11pm by Oliver Chou

    ... The playwright, director and nun speaks to Oliver Chou about falling in love and the rewards of helping sinners Joanna Chan COURAGE UNDER FIRE I was born into an intellectual family ... night. The inmates at first addressed me as Ms Chan, but now everyone calls me Grandmama. Of late, I have been teaching them Chinese and they are due to recite Su Dongpo's famous poem Red ...

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    Reflections: with friends like these …

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:03pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... our common goal.” These are noble words, but reality often gets in the way of aspiration. Recently, two Alberts in the Legislative Council, Ho Chun-yan and Chan Wai-yip, whose parties ...

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    Then & now: flights, camera, action

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm by Jason Wordie

    ... were only a couple of hundred feet above the rooftops. Passengers could peer into the kitchen windows of the walled city below and speculate as to what Mrs Chan was cooking for dinner. It felt ...

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    My life: Ou Xiufang

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm by Bernice Chan

    ... Bernice Chan The soon-to-be nonagenarian tells Bernice Chan how she went from a happy childhood in Hong Kong to being sold off as a teenage bride in Jiangxi Ou Xiufang DADDY'S LITTLE GIRL I was born in Hong Kong in 1925 but I don't remember much about growing up here, except that we lived at Bowrington Bridge (an area in Causeway Bay) and I went to school at St ...

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    Reflections: sticks and stones

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:09pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Sticks and stones According to Xinhua News Agency, Anson Chan Fang On-sang and Martin Lee Chu-ming’s visit to the United States last month to garner support for democracy ... inconsequential words, both “danced with delight as though they had found priceless treasure”. The report went on to question why, when the city was a colony, Chan, the colonial secretary, and Lee, ...

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    Then & now: forked tongues

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm by Jason Wordie

    ... national and social-class markers. As George Bernard Shaw shrewdly noted in his delightful play Pygmalion, "the moment an Englishman opens his mouth, another Englishman hates or despises ...




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