Joel Swann’s series of 21 reviews of international poetry from Chinese University Press continues.
Adam Steiner reviews a new collection of poems dedicated to the survivors of nuclear holocaust.
Karen Cheung offers a journalists perspective and personal reflection on the recent political crises in Hong Kong.
Daniel Bristow discusses a seminal new book on Clarissa and theories of Tragedy from Lacan and Benjamin to Nietzsche and Hölderlin.
Mike Cormack on a long history of a family from the Opium Wars to the present day.
Kevin Forkan reviews a new book on the British Empire in India, countering those Brexit lovers who have forgotten the horrors of empire.
Joel Swann’s epic series of 21 reviews of poetry published in Hong Kong continues with Kim Hyesoon’s short collection.
Beverly Ngai reviews new historical fiction, exploring the oppressive patriarchy of 1930s Shanghai.