The amount of land in Hong Kong (population 7,071, 600) developed for residential use is only slightly larger than Manhattan Island (pop. 1,601,948). It’s crowded here.
This is my first Chinese New Year in Hong Kong and I’ve had a hard time adjusting to one tradition in particular. From the New York Observer.
I’m going to be writing a column for the New York Observer. He’s the first, introductory feature-length piece about what drew me to Hong Kong.
Here’s a piece I reported for the radio show, Marketplace:
Here’s a quick review of Man of War published in the Ventura County Star.
Here’s a link to an interview I recorded recently for North Country Public Radio.
Here’s a story I reported for the NPR sports show, Only a Game. It’s about horse racing and the role it plays in Hong Kongers’ life.
I’ll be reading from Man of War at this year’s Hong Kong People’s Fringe Festival.
香港藝穗民化節2012詩歌及斗學作品 A Poetry and Literature work at Hong Kong People’s Fringe Festival 2012
日期和時間/Date and Time: 29/11 9pm
3/F, 27 Lee Garden Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.
香港藝穗民化節網頁 Festival Website:
票務/Ticketing: (852) 9088 6130
I wrote a piece for LA Mag’s November issue. It’s about the time I dressed up as an 18th century Spanish friar and walked between two LA-area missions. What can I say? It sounded like a good idea at the time…