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Author Ford, Stacilee.

Title Mabel Cheung Yuen-ting's An autumn's tale / Stacilee Ford
Published Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 126 pages) : illustrations
Series New Hong Kong cinema
New Hong Kong cinema.
Contents Series Preface; Preface to An Autumn's Tale; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction: Mabel Cheung Yuen-ting and the Women of Hong Kong's Second Wave; 2. An Autumn's Tale as Transnational American Studies; 3. Plot Summary of An Autumn's Tale; 4. An Autumn's Tale, Assimilation, and the American Dream; 5. A Tale of Two Cities: New York in An Autumn's Tale; 6. Reconfiguring Gender in Diaspora; 7. Conclusion; Appendix: Interview with Mabel Cheung Yuen-ting and Alex Law; Notes; Credits; Filmographies; Bibliography
Summary This study of An Autumn's Tale argues that Hong Kong films are a window into understanding the shared pasts and ongoing connections between Hong Kong and other globalized cities. Viewed through the lens of transnational American Studies the film sheds important insights on both Hong Kong and U.S. history, culture, and identity
Bibliography Includes filmography (pages 115-119) and bibliographical references (pages 121-126)
Notes Print version record
In HKU Press digital editions
Subject Zhang, Wanting, 1950- -- Criticism and interpretation.
880-02 Qiu tian de tong hua (Motion picture)
880-02 秋天的童話 (Motion picture)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9622098940 (paperback)
9789622098947 (paperback)
9789888052523 (electronic bk.)
9888052527 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles 880-01 Subtitle also in Cinese on cover: Qiu tian de tong hua
880-01 Subtitle also in Cinese on cover: 秋天的童話
Autumn's tale