Pilgrimages: Memories of Colonial Macau and Hong Kong

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Hong Kong University Press, Jul 1, 2009 - History - 164 pages
These rich and lucidly composed personal essays on the author's early life journeys in Portuguese Macau and British Hong Kong offer vivid remembrances of colonial landscapes, architectures, and livelihoods of recent decades. Ng candidly depicts many humorous and painful episodes navigating family politics and her intercultural pilgrimages from adolescent romances to professional life.

 

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Contents

Porto
9
Macau
21
Hong Kong
47
To Write To Travel
129
Writing and Travelling
130
An Academic Insertion
133
Works Cited
143
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Maria N. Ng is associate professor of English at University of Lethbridge, Canada.

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