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Hong Kong Art: Culture And Decolonization

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This volume offers an account of recent and current art made in Hong Kong in the years leading up to the handover of British sovereignty to China in 1997. This process differed from many other experiences of the post-colonial elsewhere in the world in that it did not end in independence but in absorption into a much larger entity with an entirely different political system ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published by Reaktion Books (first published November 30th 2001)
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Decent as an introductory read to Hong Kong art. Provides ample political context for the according development.
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