the walled city [June 24] I know that Kowloon Walled City has become a bit of an overused trope in discussions of liminality in Hong Kong…but still, it’s so fascinating. Off to the library! * [Sept 27] Sometimes I’ll find an image or piece of information, and I’ll want to leave it unarticulated for […]

hues i call “hong kong green” [from July] There’s an article about it! Ever since I was a kid I’ve associated this color green with Hong Kong, and no one has ever been able to tell me its history. Postboxes, window frames, hawker stalls, construction netting… Sadly, the article doesn’t have any definitive answers, […]