Playing the moment: the conditional present in Hong Kong

Rozanna Lilley

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This article examines the issue of Hong Kong identity as the british colony approached sovereignty transferral to Chinese rule in 1997 with a focus on the role of the performing arts in the articulation of local concerns.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)55-75
Number of pages21
JournalAnthropological Notebooks
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1996
Externally publishedYes


  • Hong Kong
  • theatre performance
  • identity politics


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