Leung Ping-kwan Portrait
© Hartwig Klappert

Guest 2006.

Leung Ping-kwan [ China ]

Leung Ping-kwan is Hong Kong's most important writer. Following his studies in English and Chinese Literature in the seventies, he worked as a teacher, reporter, columnist and translator. In 1984 he received a doctorate in Comparative Literature from the University of San Diego in California. He works as a Professor of Chinese Literature and Film History at the Lingnan University in Hong Kong.

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