Bio and Acknowledgements
Prof Nicole Huang is Chairperson of Comparative Literature at the University of Hong Kong (HKU). Dr Florian Knothe is Director of the University Museum and Art Gallery (UMAG), and Kenneth Chan is Research Associate at UMAG. We wish to thank many individuals and units for making this exhibition possible. Garfield Lam of the HKU Archives, Dr Peter Cunich of the History Department, and Sister Josefina of St Paul’s Convent School helped locate important material. Agatha Fung of the Faculty of Arts offered timely assistance. Colleagues at the Department of Comparative Literature rallied behind the project. Yuqian Cai provided steady assistance in research and writing throughout the process.