Graffiti painter Tsang Tsou-choi, better known as the King of Kowloon. Author Louisa Lim, in her new book Indelible City, calls him “a prism through which Hong Kong’s story could be viewed”. Photo: SCMP
Louisa Lim on the King of Kowloon and the 2019 Hong Kong protests
  • Raised in Hong Kong, journalist Lim was in the city researching graffiti artist Tsang Tsou-choi when anti-government protests broke out in June 2019
  • She has woven his life, the events of that summer which saw Lim paint protest banners, and the 1980s Sino-British negotiations into a book about the city
16 May 2022 - 3:14PM