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Reading King Hu: A Note on His Literary Style
|Title:||Reading King Hu: A Note on His Literary Style|
|Authors:||Wang, George Chun Han|
Hong Kong cinema
show 1 moreKing Hu in His Own Words
|LC Subject Headings:||Motion Pictures--Taiwan.|
Motion Pictures--Hong Kong.
|Date Issued:||Apr 2013|
|Publisher:||Centro Espressioni Cinematografiche|
|Citation:||Wang, G. C. H. (2013). Reading King Hu: A Note on His Literary Style. In Garcia, R., & Wang, G. C. H. (Eds.) King Hu in His Own Words (pp. 19-21). Udine: Centro Espressioni Cinematografiche.|
|Abstract:||This article introduces King Hu's literary styles to the English-reading public unfamiliar with his writings in Chinese. Aside from being a celebrated filmmaker, King Hu was also known to be a productive writer-essayist in his time. From his early days at Shaw Brothers, to the final “quiet” years in Southern California, he wrote more than one hundred short articles, authored a book on Lao She, and began writing a memoir that remains unfinished. For the first time in English, "King Hu in His Own Words" collects and translates a selection of King Hu's writings, presents the major director's reflections on filmmaking, the vicissitudes of life, Chinese history, philosophy and religion.|
|Description:||Editorial introduction to "King Hu in His Own Words," the first publication of the writings of King Hu in English. Roger Garcia, editor; George Chun Han Wang, co-editor; Chanel Kong, associate editor; Law Kar, consultant editor.|
|Rights:||Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States|
Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States
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Center for Chinese Studies Faculty & Researcher Works|
Wang, George Chun Han
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