The Archaeology of An Imaginary CityeBook - 2012
Kai-cheung Dung is an inventive and prolific author whose internationally-acclaimed, genre-bending work defies traditional acts of representation and narrative. This absorbing novel best exemplifies his versatility and experimentation, along with China's rapidly evolving literary culture, merging fiction, nonfiction, and poetry in a story of succeeding and failing to recapture the things we lose. Set in the long-lost City of Victoria (a fictional world similar to modern-day Hong Kong), Atlas is written from the unified perspective of future archaeologists struggling to rebuild a th.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2012.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 158 pages) : illustrations, maps.