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Time's Legacy

Time's Legacy by Barbara Erskine HarperCollins HK$104

Sunday, 20 February, 2011, 12:00am

Graffiti blurs line between art and vandalism

Anecdotal evidence seems to indicate graffiti is on the rise in our city. People are generally in two minds about it. Certainly, young people should be encouraged to express themselves. Graffiti, by being spontaneous and a little subversive, is all the more interesting and appealing to young people. But is it art or vandalism?

1 Feb 2009 - 12:00am



by Sameem Ali

John Murray, HK$205

23 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Muslims rebuff American cleric on goodwill trip

His visit was supposed to spread goodwill and improve Washington's image abroad. But instead, US Muslim cleric Yahya Hendi found himself rejected by many of India's top Muslim leaders.

16 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

The Accidental

The Accidental

by Ali Smith

Penguin, $105

11 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

The Soul of a Butterfly

The Soul of a Butterfly: Reflections on Life's Journey by Muhammad Ali (with Hana Yasmeen Ali) Bantam Books, $112

11 Sep 2005 - 12:00am


CLASSING TARIQ ALI is more difficult than ever. He may have a new novel on the shelves, but calling him an author fails to capture his scope. 'Veteran activist' is a little stale. 'Street Fighting Man' is sexier, although it gives too much credit to Mick Jagger, who apparently wrote The Rolling Stones song of the same name about Ali, cashing in on his notoriety in the 1960s.

3 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Graffiti guerillas swap cans for chisels to carve 3D totems

Hendrik Docken is a burly sculptor who lives and works on a mountaintop studio near the German rural town of Oberursel. Loomit, from the bustling metropolis of Munich, is among the first graffiti artists waging guerilla warfare across German cities.

16 Apr 2005 - 12:00am