As the UK government signals a potential ‘path to citizenship’ to nearly 3 million potential Hong Kong BNOs, and Trump starts the process of revoking Hong Kong’s special treatment, journalist and cultural historian Stuart Walton reflects on public and private histories.
Darren Huang reviews the first English translation of Sanmao’s classic travelogue of love and loss in the Sahara.
Liz Wan reviews a recent addition to an award-winning noir series: an anthology of fourteen deliciously dark tales from Hong Kong.
Historian Jeff Wasserstrom shares with Daniel C. Tsang his historically tempered observations about Hong Kong.
Chris Maden reviews Paul Pickowicz’s account of a unique moment in modern China’s history.
Gerard Delanty surveys recent contentions in political philosophy during the global health crisis.
Ignatius G.D. Suglo reviews a book that collects visceral images of Hong Kong’s last ghetto.
Michael O’Sullivan reviews a book that dares to ask the fundamental question facing all universities in the twenty-first century.