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  1. News - China Insider - CULTURE

    Renewed ghostwriting accusations against Chinese author, director Han Han trigger media storm

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:35am by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com An article in state media accusing one of China’s most popular authors of using ghostwriters and plagiarising Hollywood for the plot of his first film has sparked massive debate online. Novelist Han Han, 31, is one the most ou ...

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    Peking Opera troupe honours icon of the form with US tour

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 10:01pm by Reuters

    ... at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu. Mei Lanfang toured the United States in 1930 and is credited with revolutionising the tradition of men performing female roles. He created a style known ... tour, which follows in his father's footsteps. It includes five shorter plays, each featuring a major female character that would have been played by his father, and a full-length ...

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    Time for a hand in marriage

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:10am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... the Taiwanese writer whose work offers a radical discourse on lesbianism. Chen is married to her female partner even though same-sex marriage is not legally recognised in Taiwan. "Our only regret ...

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    China dusts off 1930s film classics in culture war

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 05:05am by AFP

    ... able to compete internationally. " The Goddess deserves being seen as the pinnacle of the Chinese silent film era," said Sun Xianghui, the director of the state-backed China Film ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Street life: Hong Kong in the 1950s as seen through a teenage photographer's lens

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 05:44am by Amy Nip

    ... The picture won him an overseas photography award. Ho later jumped into the silver screen business, first as an actor then a director, before retiring in America. Some places have changed ...

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    Local 'Oscars for books' awards call on public, experts to vote for winners

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by Oliver Chou

    ... and the public will receive a trophy on September 28, according to the organisers, The Hong Kong Tradebook Publishers Association. Carmen Poon, managing director of Joyful Books, said yesterday: ...

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    Hong Kong arts festival seeks more funding for future growth

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 05:49am by Vivienne Chow

    ... festival, but organisers hope to do more- if the government will increase funding. Tisa Ho, the Hong Kong Arts Festival's executive director, said the festival society was in discussion ... local productions and taking them abroad. "We hope the funders look at this as an investment in Hong Kong," Ho said. However, Damian Cheng, a director of the International Association ...

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    West Kowloon park: 'it's about the arts not trees'

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 03:38am by Vivienne Chow

    ... director of Dennis Lau and Ng Chung Man, said yesterday: "This is a park in a cultural district, not a replica of nature. It is to facilitate cultural development." His team's mix ...

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    A Parent's Guide to Preventing Homosexuality: Hong Kong library under fire for 'anti-gay propaganda'

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:26am by DANNY LEE

    ... sexuality. Gay rights activist Betty Grisoni, co-founder of Hong Kong's largest lesbian organisation Les Peches and director of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) cultural ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    We need to lead the charge, says artist

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 04:57am by Amy Nip

    ... culture and lead the charge for Asia by setting up a "cultural think tank" to develop the arts. So said director, dramatist and performance artist Danny Yung Ning-tsun, 70, as he ... academic, and arts and culture prizes. Two laureates- Bangladeshi microcredit pioneer Muhammad Yunus and mainland Chinese author Mo Yan- went on to win the Nobel Prize. Local film director Ann Hui ...




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