「兩種圖書館」:董啟章的城市書寫研究

Translated title of the thesis: Two Type of Library: City Study of Dung Kai Cheung’s novel
  • Wen-Xing Yang

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Abstract

Hong Kong writer Dung Kai Cheung has described each kind of different spaces in its city work, such as fast-food restaurant, clothing store, skating rink, library and so on, the most spatial image of them is “the library”, this paper attempts explored the Dung Kai Cheung’s work in city writing by “the heterotopia space - library” and “the Baroque - library” how does it through the reality library space, make of the heterotopias time;Also how use the melancholy Baroque library present the Hong Kong space in historical fragment.

This “two type of libraries” obtain “the space” or “the time” shows a rhythmic returns to modus of the circle in this series novel, and it enables make the “V city” to continue the circle, but does not return comes to an end. Finally, I hoped this concept can provide a new reading method.
Date of Award2011
Original languageChinese (Traditional)
SupervisorMei-Tzu Tsai (Supervisor)

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