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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

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

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

    ... popular fiction alongside literary works under the literature category. "But so far as promoting book-reading habits is concerned, I think it is a good thing." Each of the 32 ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    One million people visit Hong Kong book fair in record turnout

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 03:59am by Amy Nip

    ... Organiser the Trade Development Council said a survey of 800 visitors showed average per-capita spending was HK$987, a 25 per cent increase year on year. General fiction remained the most popular ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Mainland hooked on 'China that hasn't grown up'

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:20am by SARAH KARACS

    ... for Non-Fiction in 2010. "Chinese people are fascinated because North Korea is China as it once was- it's a China sort of stuck between the Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution," ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Convention is worth the wait for anime fans

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 04:09am by BRIAN YAP

    ... shown is what drew me," he said. Student Lam Tim-Yat, 20, drew influence from many characters for his costume. "I have noticed an emergence of original characters in fiction and game ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Literature lovers camp out overnight as Hong Kong Book Fair begins

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:42pm by BRIAN YAP

    ... HK$1,000 on her favourite books. Titles by local fiction writers such as Taiwanese author Shui Quan and Hong Kong’s Jiazi were among the most sought-after books, particularly with teenage visitors. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Relaunching a science fiction legend

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Hong Kong's most famous space adventurer returns for a 50th anniversary celebration Relaunching a science fiction legend A science fiction character who defined adventure for generations of Hongkongers is returning to the public eye nearly a decade after its author wrote the last word about his beloved creation. Wisely battled aliens and untangled ...

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    Smartphones blamed as Hongkongers lose interest in the city's libraries

    Posted May 12th 2014, 04:45am by Johnny Tam

    ... as they have to fit in with the exam-oriented education system." That seemed to be borne out by the statistics, which showed that the most borrowed English-language adult non-fiction book last year was an old Use of English AS-level paper. It was borrowed 9,124 times. At the top of the Chinese adult non-fiction list was the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination book ...

  8. News - China - CULTURE

    Ai Weiwei makes acting debut in crowd-funded sci-fi film ‘The Sandstorm’

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 07:01pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... as the perfect setting for the short’s dystopian themes.  “The movie is a homage to science fiction films and Asian art house cinema,” Wishnow said. “And it was inspired by Beijing itself, a fascinating ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    City flavour to film extravaganza

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 03:23am by SHIRLEY ZHAO, Vivienne Chow

    ... premiere at the Berlin film festival, is based on a popular internet science-fiction show. Directed by Fruit Chan Kuo, it stars Wong You-nam, model-turned-actress Janice Man Wing-shan and Simon Yam ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Ocean film festival conjures up goddess of sharks

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... seeing bottles from the 2008 Beijing Olympics turn up." The issue of shark finning also features prominently. Local artist Kiwi Liu has created a fictional goddess of sharks, while Kacey ...



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