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Talk by Man Asian Prize Winner Su Tong
Date: 18 March 2010 

The School of Modern Languages and Cultures' Modern China Studies Programme has the pleasure of inviting you to a public talk by award-winning Chinese author Su Tong.

Date: 18 March 2010 (Thursday)
Time: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Venue: Convocation Room (Room 218), 2/F, Main Building, HKU
Language: Putonghua

Su Tong’s most recent novel, "Boat to Redemption", translated by Howard Goldblatt, won the 2009 Man Asian Literary Prize. Su is a prolific and provocative author whose works have earned him a place at the centre of China's literary scene. He talks about gender issues, specifically, the place of women in his writing, focusing on his female characters.

This event is held in conjunction with The Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival 2010, and is supported by Man Investments and Dymocks. The Man Asian Literary Prize is an annual award for an "Asian novel unpublished in English". The Prize was launched in 2007 and is now in its third year.

Registration is required for this event (on a first-come-first-served basis):

For enquiries, please contact Georgina Challen via email at

「2009 Man 亞洲文學獎 蘇童」


日期: 2010年3月18日(星期四)
時間: 下午6時至7時
地點: 香港大學本部大樓畢業生議事廳M218
語言: 普通話

蘇童的新作《河岸》由葛浩文(Howard Goldblatt)翻譯,勇奪2009Man亞洲文學大獎。蘇童被視為內地先鋒派多產小說家,其作品於中國文壇中心佔一席位。蘇童的作品探討兩性問題,尤其以小說中的女角表達女性地位。「2009 Man 亞洲文學獎  蘇童」與Man香港國際文學節2010同期舉行、由Man Investments及恬墨書舍支持。Man 亞洲文學獎成立於2007年, 每年頒予一份未曾出版的英語亞洲文學, 至今已是第三屆。

歡迎公眾人士蒞臨,免費入場。有興趣者請先於以下網址登記, 座位有限, 先報先得。

如有任何查詢,請與港大現代語言及文化學院 Georgina Challen 小姐聯絡

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