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  1. Utopia

    Posted Feb 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Utopia by Lincoln Child Arrow $90 Lincoln Child's first solo novel - he has written several best-selling thrillers with Douglas Preston - is a slick genre piece set in a futuristic amusement park. The park, with its different 'worlds', is meticulously thought-out. Child draws sharp character profiles and advances the plot with clever twists. Unlike his previous ...


    Posted Apr 09th 2004, 12:00am by Liana Cafolla

    ... Liana Cafolla Awake Oil paintings by Beijing-based artist Sun Guangyi, including Dream (left), and fashion from Sin Sin's spring/summer collection inspired by the mountains and spirit of Shangri-La. Tue-Sat, 10.30am-7.30pm; Sun, 2pm-7pm. Chouinard Ga ...

  3. Cantonese opera not Canto-pop

    Posted May 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of an Emperor's Daughter or Mak Ping-wing and Fung Wong-nui's Debts and Unending Love at Phoenix Court. During a seminar organised by Utopia Cantonese Opera Workshop (UCOW)- a charity set up ... information about the Inter-school Cantonese Opera Contest, visit www.utopia.org.hk or call 2397 1697. ...

  4. Net fuelled critical thinker's fame

    Posted Nov 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao Wang Yi enjoys a unique status among thousands of young people interested in independent thinking and constitutional government. A native of Sichuan and a law graduate, Mr Wang opened the Autumn Utopia website in 2000, mainly to show his poems. He then quickly attracted public attention by hosting two of the most influential mainland websites at that time, ...

  5. Tell voters the whole truth

    Posted Jan 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on the government. The people should not be misled into believing that utopia is coming. Those who stir up the people to demand universal suffrage should tell them the whole truth, that it will not work ...

  6. Warrior woman ponders the mixed realities of war

    Posted Mar 10th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Central Library. $100. The Best of All Possible Worlds: Utopias in thought and fiction. With literary critic John Carey. 7pm-8pm. British Council. $80. ...

  7. Carey on criticising

    Posted Feb 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Alister McMillan

    ... and hopes the festival will educate him. His own books include The Faber Book of Reportage, The Faber Book of Science, The Faber Book of Utopias and The Intellectuals and the Masses, a ruthlessly ... Dead?, March 9, 5.30pm-7.30pm, HKU, free; The Best of All Possible Worlds: Utopias in Thought and Fiction, March 10, 7pm-8.30pm, British Council, $80/$30; Asia and English Literature, March 12, ...

  8. Commune Inc milks Mao dream

    Posted Jul 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... itself as a communist Utopia. Once a community of farmers, it is now urbanised, and prospers from 26 collectively owned enterprises. Industries range from instant noodle production and beer ... is a common phenomenon on the mainland and hard to eradicate. For the migrant workers, mainly female school dropouts from the surrounding countryside, communist Utopia is not attractive. They live ...


    Posted Apr 11th 2004, 12:00am

    ... in the real world as opposed to the utopia visualised by this manual. Oh, and the braking distances quoted are still magnificently inaccurate!' Braking, what's braking? ...

  10. Diane Wei Liang

    Posted Feb 01st 2004, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... pollution', most of her Tiananmen comrades emigrated to the US. The latest Amnesty International report on China hardly suggests the nation has blossomed into a democratic utopia. The report says tens ...




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