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The first showcase of postwar Hong Kong literature originating in English. Fiction, poetry, essays & memoirs by over 70 authors.

Edited by Xu Xi & Mike Ingham
Hong Kong University Press, March 2003.

Advance praise for City Voices

"This most necessary and wildly ambitious collection is as boisterous and packed with voices as a Hong Kong street." David Wong Louie

"Has poignant, gorgeous, stunning, disturbing, exhilarating writing." Arthur Sze

"What shape will Hong Kong literature take in the hands of Mother China? This seminal anthology hints at myriad possibilities." Bino Realuyo

"Hong Kong has a soul and this anthology proves it." Robert H. Abel