Juan Zhong reviews the travelogue of a Frenchman’s journey around China at the turn of the century.
Chris Maden reviews the third volume of David T. K. Wong’s memoirs of his life in 1970s Hong Kong.
Emily Chow reviews a collection of short stories that unfold the various facets of Hong Kong written by writers based in Hong Kong.
Matthew Kovac reviews a timely re-examination of the violence that underscored Europe’s imperial and colonial ventures.
Marcel Krueger reviews Horatio Clare’s experience of a haunting winter.
Adam Steiner reviews a spiky and kaleidoscopic meditation on the shifting worlds created by glass, and its destruction, in the age of CGI cinema.
Rose Cheung investigates the challenges facing the world’s megacities.
Chloe Leung reviews a beguiling memoir of Shanghai that spans four generations.