The last page of Chee’s book, My Father’s Kowloon, featuring a photo of an unnamed father and son at Hong Kong International Airport in 2014 ‘looking out and imagining what the future’s going to be like’.

Hong Kong walled village memories: a Kowloon City exile snaps its fading history

John Chee, who grew up in a Kowloon City village, photographed some of its last stone houses in 2014 before most were demolished. He wishes more could be preserved to remind people of their roots

Topic |   Old Hong Kong

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The last page of Chee’s book, My Father’s Kowloon, featuring a photo of an unnamed father and son at Hong Kong International Airport in 2014 ‘looking out and imagining what the future’s going to be like’.
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