A screen grab from Evans Chan’s RTHK documentary about late Taiwanese writer Qiu Miaojin. Photo: Courtesy of Evans ChanA screen grab from Evans Chan’s RTHK documentary about late Taiwanese writer Qiu Miaojin. Photo: Courtesy of Evans Chan
A screen grab from Evans Chan’s RTHK documentary about late Taiwanese writer Qiu Miaojin. Photo: Courtesy of Evans Chan

Taiwanese novelist who killed herself in Paris at 26, Qiu Miaojin, remembered and reassessed in RTHK film

Lesbian writer whose death is credited with seeding LGBT movement in Taiwan is the subject of Hong Kong filmmaker Evans Chan’s documentary, which comes amid renewed interest in her books

A screen grab from Evans Chan’s RTHK documentary about late Taiwanese writer Qiu Miaojin. Photo: Courtesy of Evans ChanA screen grab from Evans Chan’s RTHK documentary about late Taiwanese writer Qiu Miaojin. Photo: Courtesy of Evans Chan
A screen grab from Evans Chan’s RTHK documentary about late Taiwanese writer Qiu Miaojin. Photo: Courtesy of Evans Chan
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