Romance in Hong Kong can have its peculiarities; Dung Kai-cheung aims to give non-locals some insight with Cantonese Love Stories. Photo: David WongRomance in Hong Kong can have its peculiarities; Dung Kai-cheung aims to give non-locals some insight with Cantonese Love Stories. Photo: David Wong
Romance in Hong Kong can have its peculiarities; Dung Kai-cheung aims to give non-locals some insight with Cantonese Love Stories. Photo: David Wong

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Book review: Dung Kai-cheung’s Cantonese Love Stories lifts Hong Kong’s linguistic veil across 25 snappy pieces

Dung’s short fictional sketches should resonate with anyone who has experienced the city, but may serve as a better introduction to Hong Kong literature than it does to the place itself

Topic |   Cantonese
Romance in Hong Kong can have its peculiarities; Dung Kai-cheung aims to give non-locals some insight with Cantonese Love Stories. Photo: David WongRomance in Hong Kong can have its peculiarities; Dung Kai-cheung aims to give non-locals some insight with Cantonese Love Stories. Photo: David Wong
Romance in Hong Kong can have its peculiarities; Dung Kai-cheung aims to give non-locals some insight with Cantonese Love Stories. Photo: David Wong
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