Submitted by David on Sat, 2014-03-29 12:00
Ian Lambot co-wrote the well-known book about Kowloon Walled City, "City of Darkness". Here I ask Ian about the new and expanded edition, "City of Darkness Revisited".
David: The book is full of beautiful photos - do you have a favourite?
Ian: Where to begin! Should it be the aerial image I took one misty evening in, I think, 1989, which now appears all too regularly – and almost invariably without permission – on any website about the Walled City you care to mention? <Read more ...>
Submitted by David on Sat, 2014-03-15 10:30
Who do you recognise in these old group photos?
Joan Izard sent in this photo of Central British School (today called KGV), showing the staff and students in 1939:
Joan can see her brother, Douglas Franklin:
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Submitted by David on Thu, 2014-02-27 20:00
I met Barbara last week, and asked the questions that you'd sent in. Here is the recording of the second half of our chat. (Subscribers, if you can't see the player below, please view it on the website: http://gwulo.com/node/19021)
Below the player I've listed the time when each question was asked, so you can jump straight to it if you like.
If you'd like to ask Barbara any more questions, please leave a comment below.
Finally, thank you to everyone who sent in questions, and of course a big thank you to Barbara.
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