“You’re stepping on my shadow, please back off,” she said.

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Dorothy (Hiu Hung) Tse


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Dorothy Tse is a fiction writer from Hong Kong. She teaches in the Department of Chinese Language and Literature at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, where she is also completing her Ph.D., and is a co-founder of the literary magazine Fleurs des Lettres. Her columns have been featured in the newspapers Ming Pao and Fleurs des Lettres, a Literary Magazine. Tse is the author of the short-story collection 《好黑》 [So Black] (2003), which won the 8th Hong Kong Biennial Awards for Chinese Literature. Her fiction has also been awarded prizes at the 15th Unitas New Fiction Writers’ Awards.

Snow and Shadow, a collection of Dorothy's short stories, appeared in English in May 2014, translated by Nicky Harman, published by Muse, Hong Kong

Dorothy Tse is the featured author in READ PAPER REPUBLIC, week 3, 2 July 2015. And in READ PAPER REPUBLIC, week 7, 30 July 2015.


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